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Le plancher pelvien neurologique et le gastro-entérologue

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Acta Endoscopica (Impact Factor: 0.16). 01/2002; 32(3):321-328. DOI: 10.1007/BF03020234

ABSTRACT Ce papier fait la revue des affections neurologiques associées à un dysfonctionnement du plancher pelvien et qui engendrent
une constipation, une défécation difficile ou une incontinence.

La maladie de Parkinson, l’atrophie multisystémique, les accidents vasculaires cérébraux, les traumatismes médullaires de
même que les atteintes de la queue de cheval, les neuropathies périphériques incluant le diabète, et les myopathies seront
discutés.

L’intérêt de la manométrie anorectale, de la défécographie, de l’électromyographie périnéale sera rappelé. Des traitements
et des conseils seront donnés pour les différentes affections neurologiques.

This paper is reviewing various neurological disorders associated with pelvic floor dysfunctions such as constipation, difficult
defecation or incontinence.

Parkinson’s disease (PD) and multiple system atrophy (MSA), cerebrovascular accidents (CVA), spinal cord injury (SCI) as well
as peripheral neuropathy including diabetes will be discussed.

The main value of anorectal manometry, defecography or perineal electromyography will be highlighted. Treatment and advice
will be noted for each neurological diseases.

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