Hi, I m 43 year male. Recently I m dealing with rectal leakage. I feel discomfort and can feel that something is leaking. At that time I can also smell. So I am very embarrassed to be around people all the time. When I wipe it almost looks like same as after bowel movements.
I went to doctor and then specialist who had done a smaller version of colonoscopy. Told me nothing wrong. But my situation getting worse. I really dont know what to do. I am almost afraid of going out, be in a meeting...
It’s affecting my life big time. Please help
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replied March 10th, 2019
Thank you for asking at Ehealth forum!

I read your question and I understand your concern.
Your presentation of symptoms is consistent with functional bowel disorder. If you have strong suspicion of rectal leakage then go for anal monometry.
I hope it helps. Stay in touch with your healthcare provider for further guidance as our answers are just for education and counselling purposes and cannot be an alternative to actual visit to a doctor.
Take care

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