Fecal incontinence occurs when the patient is unable to hold or control their bowel movements. Common causes of fecal incontinence include diarrhoea, constipation, and muscle or nerve damage. This may be due to ageing or giving birth. Although it may be embarrassing to talk about, please seek medical attention to improve your quality of life. We assure you that our doctors are sensitive to your emotions and will do their best to help you get better.