Anal Manometry Clinic


2nd Floor, Providence Building, St. Paul’s Hospital

This clinic is located in the Gastrointestinal Clinic. If you need help locating us, please ask one of our hospital volunteers to direct you.

About this clinic

At the Anal Manometry Clinic, we check how well the muscles involved in bowel movements work. We specifically look at the rectal and anal sphincter muscles. We measure the pressure in muscle contractors and nerve conductivity.

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