Surgical approaches to anal incontinence.

  title={Surgical approaches to anal incontinence.},
  author={W. Wong and D. Rothenberger},
  journal={Ciba Foundation symposium},
          246-59; discussion 260-6
Primary repair of acute anal sphincter injuries by direct apposition of the severed external sphincter without tension is advisable whenever feasible. However, the majority of patients who are candidates for surgical treatment of anal incontinence will undergo a secondary repair, the type of which will depend on the underlying aetiology and the surgeon's preference and experience. The most successful of these procedures is sphincter reconstruction with or without levatoroplasty for a disrupted… Expand
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