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Fecal incontinence is the leakage of stool (feces) from the anus.
Fecal incontinence can be caused by constipation, diarrhea, anxiety or other
emotional stresses, nerve injury, muscle damage, lack of exercise, or poor
February 16, 2011
Anne C. Poinier, MD - Internal Medicine & Nancy Greenwald, MD - Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation
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