Invited Commentary

  • Anton Emmanuel


The critical role of anorectal physiological tests in patients with pelvic organ prolapse is to identify occult gut dysfunction. It is these patients in particular who need to have their management, surgical or conservative, tailored to include consideration of the whole pelvic floor


Pelvic Floor Pelvic Organ Prolapse Fecal Incontinence Anal Sphincter Pelvic Floor Disorder 
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© Springer-Verlag Italia 2010

Authors and Affiliations

  • Anton Emmanuel
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  1. 1.GI Physiology UnitUniversity College HospitalLondonUK

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