Anal plug

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An anal plug is a medical device sometimes used to treat fecal incontinence by blocking involuntary loss of fecal material.[1] They vary in design and composition, but are typically single-use disposable devices made out of soft materials that open out into a bowl shape during use.[citation needed]


  1. ^ Deutekom, M; Dobben, AC (Apr 18, 2012). "Plugs for containing faecal incontinence.". Cochrane database of systematic reviews (Online). 4: CD005086. PMID 22513927. doi:10.1002/14651858.CD005086.pub3.