Sphincter training or anal injections of dextranomer for treatment of anal incontinence: a randomized trial.

@article{Dehli2013SphincterTO,
  title={Sphincter training or anal injections of dextranomer for treatment of anal incontinence: a randomized trial.},
  author={Trond Dehli and Arvid Stordahl and Lars J Vatten and Pal Richard R Romundstad and Kjersti Mevik and Ylva Sahlin and Rolv Ole Lindsetmo and Barthold Vonen},
  journal={Scandinavian journal of gastroenterology},
  year={2013},
  volume={48 3},
  pages={302-10}
}
OBJECTIVE The objective is to test if the injection of a bulking agent in the anal canal is superior to sphincter training with biofeedback in the treatment of anal incontinence. BACKGROUND Anal incontinence is traditionally treated with conservative measures, such as pads and constipating medicine. If this fails, sphincter training with biofeedback is often offered before more advanced surgical procedures are considered. The injection of a bulking agent in the anal canal is a relatively new… CONTINUE READING

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