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What can I do if I have bowel incontinence?

See your doctor to determine the cause of bowel incontinence. Treatment will depend on the cause and severity of the condition, and may include medication, dietary changes, biofeedback, or surgery. Often more than one modality is used to treat bowel incontinence.

To deal with stool incontinence, have it evaluated properly by a doctor.

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