What causes anal leakage

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Do you have a leaky butt? Experiencing this is called fecal incontinence , a loss of bowel control where fecal material involuntarily leaks from your butt. According to the American College of Gastroenterology, fecal incontinence is common, affecting more than 5. Some medical experts include soiling as a symptom of fecal incontinence.

Ask the doctor: What can I do about fecal leakage?

Fecal (Bowel) Incontinence: Causes, Tests & Treatment

Fecal incontinence is the inability to control bowel movements, causing stool feces to leak unexpectedly from the rectum. Also called bowel incontinence, fecal incontinence ranges from an occasional leakage of stool while passing gas to a complete loss of bowel control. Common causes of fecal incontinence include diarrhea, constipation, and muscle or nerve damage. The muscle or nerve damage may be associated with aging or with giving birth. Whatever the cause, fecal incontinence can be embarrassing.

Pruritus ani (itchy bottom)

Anal leakage, or fecal incontinence, is the accidental passing of stool from the anus. Anal leakage can range from an occasional leak when passing gas to completely losing control of the bowel. There are many causes of fecal incontinence. For some people, a combination of problems is responsible for this issue.
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