Six years of experience with sacral nerve stimulation for fecal incontinence

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  • The Department of Surgical Gastroenterology L
  • The Department of Hepatology and Gastroenterology V
Sacral nerve stimulation is one of many new surgical modalities for fecal incontinence. Short-term results from sacral nerve stimulation have been more encouraging than those from other modalities. The aim of this study was to report the outcome of percutaneous nerve evaluation tests and sacral nerve stimulation for the treatment of fecal incontinence from a single center covering a period of 6 years since the procedure was introduced.
Original languageEnglish
JournalDiseases of the Colon and Rectum
Pages (from-to)414-21
Number of pages8
Publication statusPublished - 1 Apr 2010

    Research areas

  • Adult, Aged, Aged, 80 and over, Anal Canal, Electric Stimulation Therapy, Electrodes, Implanted, Fecal Incontinence, Female, Humans, Lumbosacral Plexus, Male, Middle Aged, Retreatment, Retrospective Studies, Treatment Outcome

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