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Postanal repair in the treatment of fecal incontinence


Netherlands Journal of Surgery 36(6): 160-162
Postanal repair in the treatment of fecal incontinence
The results of postanal repair in 16 patients with fecal incontinence are reported. Ten patients became asymptomatic after surgery, in 1 the condition impoved, while no changes were noted in 4. Manometric studies did not correlate with the clinical outcome in these patients; their precise role has to be defined.


Accession: 006153881

PMID: 6521937



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