Pediatric Fecal Incontinence

  • Marc A. Levitt
  • Richard A. FalconeJr.
  • Alberto Peña


Fecal incontinence represents a devastating problem for all those who suffer from it. It often prevents a person from becoming socially accepted, which in turn provokes serious psychological sequelae. It is a problem that impacts more children than previously thought, affecting those born with anorectal malformations and Hirschsprung’s disease as well as children with spinal cord problems or spinal injuries.


Fecal Incontinence Anal Canal Bowel Movement Voluntary Bowel Movement Anorectal Malformation 
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  • Marc A. Levitt
  • Richard A. FalconeJr.
  • Alberto Peña

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