Evidence for pelvic floor dyssynergia in patients with irritable bowel syndrome.

@article{Suttor2010EvidenceFP,
  title={Evidence for pelvic floor dyssynergia in patients with irritable bowel syndrome.},
  author={Vid Pinge Suttor and Gillian Prott and Ross D Hansen and John E. Kellow and Allison Malcolm},
  journal={Diseases of the colon and rectum},
  year={2010},
  volume={53 2},
  pages={156-60}
}
PURPOSE Although functional constipation is known to often manifest concomitant features of pelvic floor dyssynergia, the nature of pelvic floor symptoms and anorectal dysfunction in non-diarrhea predominant irritable bowel syndrome is less clear. This study aims to compare anorectal sensorimotor function and symptoms of patients who have non-diarrhea predominant irritable bowel syndrome with those who have functional constipation. METHODS We studied 50 consecutive female patients referred… CONTINUE READING
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