Delivery Method, Anal Sphincter Tears, and Fecal Incontinence: New Information on a Persistent Problem: CME QUIZ: Volume 28, Number 6 Postgraduate Obstetrics & Gynecology: 31 March 2008 – Volume 28 – Issue 6 – p 8
Delivery Method, Anal Sphincter Tears, and Fecal Incontinence: New Information on a Persistent Problem Wheeler, Thomas L. II MD; Richter, Holly E. MD, PhD Postgraduate Obstetrics & Gynecology: 31 March 2008 – Volume 28 – Issue 6 – p 1–6
Thomas L Wheeler and Holly E Richter, Delivery method, anal sphincter tears and fecal incontinence: new information on a persistent problem, Current Opinion in Obstetrics and Gynecology, 19, 5, (474), (2007).
To review the risk factors for anal sphincter tears during vaginal delivery and their association with fecal incontinence symptoms. Recent findings Recent evidence links sphincter tears with fecal incontinence, which has …
Obstetrical Anal Sphincter Injuries (OASIS): Prevention, Recognition, and Repair Anal sphincter injury, anal incontinence, obstetrical complications, sphincteroplasty, perineal laceration, overlap repair, sphincter and the internal anal sphincter. Fourth degree tears involve disruption of the anal mucosa in addition to
Anal sphincter injury occurring during vaginal delivery is a major risk factor for fecal incontinence (FI) later in life and may have adverse impact on quality of life 1-5. FI affects between 2% and 24% of women, depending on …
SpringerLink. Search SpringerLink. Search. Home; Genberg B, Brahma P, Marek L, DeLancey JO (2003) Fecal and urinary incontinence after vaginal delivery with anal sphincter disruption in an obstetrics unit in the United States. Am J Richter HE (2007) Delivery method, anal sphincter tears and fecal incontinence: new information on …
Anal Incontinence After Vaginal Delivery: A Five-Year Prospective Cohort Study Johan Pollack, MD, whereas fecal incontinence was rare. CONCLUSION: Anal incontinence among primiparous but they have an increased risk of anal sphincter tears compared with multiparous women.11