Long Term Efficacy of Sacral Nerve Modulation (SNM) in Patients With Constipation or Stool Incontinence
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The aim of this study is to determine the success rate, the success duration, the complication rate, maintenance effort and quality of life several years after sacral nerve modulation (SNM) treatment for constipation or stool incontinence.
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Ages Eligible for Study:
18 Years and older (Adult, Older Adult)
Sexes Eligible for Study:
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:
patients starting an SNM treatment for constipation or fecal incontinence between March 2006 and October 2015
Patients who had received an SNM treatment in the last 10 years
pudendal nerve stimulation
refusal to allow use of clinical data for retrospective data analysis