Faecal incontinence is the inability of a person over the age of four to control the passage of stool or gas.The Bottom Line - Dr Naseem
Dr Naseem MirbagheriDr Naseem Mirbagheri is one of the few female colorectal surgeons operating in Victoria, and is currently the only one holding a PhD in pelvic floor disorders. Dr Naseem obtained her medical qualifications from the University of Melbourne in 2003, and has spent a total of 14 years training extensively in surgery at multiple hospitals around Victoria and Australia.
Haemorrhoids, also known as piles, are one of the oldest afflictions described in surgical history. The term refers to the blood vessels lining the innermost layer of the canal leading to the anus.The Bottom Line - Dr Naseem
Video: A rectal prolapse is a protrusion of the rectum, the lower part of the large bowel, into and sometimes outside the anus.The Bottom Line - Dr Naseem
Pilonidal disease is a skin disorder of the natal cleft (the dimple or crease between the buttock cheeks). It usually starts with an abscess which after draining leaves a pilonidal sinus.The Bottom Line - Dr Naseem
A fissure is a tear in the inner lining of the anal canal. Similar to a papercut on your hand. This tear is usually very painful and usually results in spasm of the sphincter muscles.The Bottom Line - Dr Naseem