Ludovico Docimo • Luigi Brusciano
Clinical Management and
Although benign, anal incontinence is a highly invalidating condition causing an important impairment to the patients’ quality of life. Its related social stigma concurs in the underestimation of its prevalence. Nowadays, a high number of patients still tend to avoid seeking medical care or even talking about the condition, which is why it is reasonably thought to be more common than known.