Rectal Problems After Childbirth (audio)
Childbirth can cause trauma to the pelvic floor such as tears and nerve damage, which in turn may cause fecal incontinence and/or constipation. In this podcast, Anne-Marie Boller, MD, will discuss the types of pelvic floor disorders and treatment options, including pelvic floor therapy, medical therapies and surgical options. Emerging treatments also will be discussed.
Anne-Marie Boller, MD, is a surgical oncologist on the medical staff at Northwestern Memorial Hospital and assistant professor of Surgery at Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine.