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Fecal Incontinence
MeSH HeadingFecal Incontinence
Tree NumberC06.405.469.860.300
Annotationof organic origin: differentiate from ENCOPRESIS, of psychol origin
Scope NoteFailure of voluntary control of the anal sphincters, with involuntary passage of feces and flatus.
See AlsoDefecography
See AlsoEncopresis
Allowable QualifiersBL CF CI CL CN CO DH DI DT EC EH EM EN EP ET GE HI IM ME MI MO NU PA PC PP PS PX RA RH RI RT SU TH UR US VE VI
History Note70(66)
Date of Entry19990101
Unique IDD005242


MeSH Tree Structures

 
Digestive System Diseases [C06]
   Gastrointestinal Diseases [C06.405]
      Intestinal Diseases [C06.405.469]
         Rectal Diseases [C06.405.469.860]
Anus Diseases [C06.405.469.860.101]  +
Colorectal Neoplasms [C06.405.469.860.180]  +
Arrow pointing to current tree nodeFecal Incontinence [C06.405.469.860.300]
Hemorrhoids [C06.405.469.860.401]
Proctitis [C06.405.469.860.622]  +
Rectal Fistula [C06.405.469.860.752]  +
Rectal Prolapse [C06.405.469.860.800]
Rectocele [C06.405.469.860.810]

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