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203 Possible Causes for Fecal Incontinence, Flatulence

  • Acute Gastroenteritis

    Less frequently reported signs and symptoms included flatulence, fever, dehydration and headache.[link.springer.com]

  • Celiac Disease

    A large clinical spectrum of manifestations accompanies the onset of the disease with diarrhoea, flatulence and weight loss being the most common.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] The main intestinal symptoms stated by the participants were abdominal bloating, excess flatulence, constipation, and gastroesophageal reflux.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] […] patients thought they had no symptoms, after going on a strict gluten-free diet they report better health and a reduction in acid reflux, abdominal bloating and distention and flatulence[celiac.org]

  • Orlistat

    Orlistat, an FDA approved pill for weight loss, has gastrointestinal side effects including fecal incontinence, oily spotting, fecal urgency, and increased defecation.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Common side effects of orlistat Abdominal pain, Fat in stool , Bowel incontinence, Flatus with discharge, Oily spotting, Diarrhea, Abdominal cramp, Flatulence, Soft stools[1mg.com] incontinence.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Obstipation

    In 147 patients with fecal incontinence (male:female, 24/123; median age, 58) only EMG activity was recorded.[doi.org] Polycarbophil Bloating and flatulence Methylcellulose Less bloating than with other fiber agents Psyllium Bloating and flatulence Stool softeners Docusate — Stool softeners[merck.com] The non-absorbable sugars are fermented in the colon so they can cause bloating, distension and flatulence which may limit their use.[doi.org]

  • Irritable Bowel Syndrome

    Google Scholar Crossref Medline ISI Rao, S.S. ( 2010 ) Advances in diagnostic assessment of fecal incontinence and dyssynergic defecation .[dx.doi.org] Ispaghula therapy resulted in improvement in global symptoms and satisfying bowel movements (P less than 0.001) but produced no change in abdominal pain or flatulence.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Furthermore, the greatest rates are associated with those having gross fecal incontinence and certain more painful functional gastrointestinal disorders such as chronic abdominal[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Diarrhea

    Fecal incontinence is the inability to delay defecation in a controlled manner.[iffgd.org] In both treatment and control groups the most common adverse events included abdominal cramping, nausea, fever, soft stools, flatulence, and taste disturbance.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Tropical sprue Pancreatic insufficiency Bacterial overgrowth syndrome Light-colored, soft, bulky, and unusually foul-smelling stool that may appear oily Abdominal bloating and flatulence[merckmanuals.com]

  • Rectal Disease

    incontinence, resulting from anorectal surgery or midline episiotomy (n 10/103; 10 percent); and 5) lack of informed consent, especially regarding extent of procedures or[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] […] symptoms of irritable bowel syndrome symptoms are cramping, often in the left lower abdomen, constipation, and diarrhea alternating with occasional blood deposits and frequent flatulence[drbrennerpraxis.de] However, many of these people will have significant functional difficulties, including fecal incontinence, urgency and frequent bowel movements.[healthdirect.gov.au]

  • Anal Fissure

    CONCLUSIONS: The anal stretch appears to induce better resolution of chronic anal fissure with a very low risk of fecal incontinence.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] However, almost 40 percent of people who undergo anal dilation have difficulty controlling flatulence or soil themselves occasionally; some 16 percent experience loss of bowel[healthcommunities.com] Gases (flatulence) .[gutsense.org]

  • Functional Encopresis

    Psychological and psychiatric issues in urinary and fecal incontinence. J Urol 2011;185(4):1432e6 17.[degruyter.com] Clinical adverse effects are minor and can include bloating, flatulence, abdominal pain and loose stools [17] [18] [26] - [28] .[cps.ca] incontinence R15.0 Incomplete defecation R15.1 Fecal smearing R15.2 Fecal urgency R15.9 Full incontinence of feces R15.- ) The following code(s) above F98.1 contain annotation[icd10data.com]

  • Ulcerative Colitis

    People may have fecal incontinence —the accidental passing of solid or liquid stool or mucus from the rectum. Medications can be used to control pouch function.[niddk.nih.gov] Common adverse events included flatulence, abdominal pain, nausea, diarrhea, headache and worsening ulcerative colitis. SASP was not as well tolerated as 5-ASA.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Common adverse events included flatulence, abdominal pain, nausea, diarrhea, headache, dyspepsia, and nasopharyngitis.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

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