A muscle-like or connective tissue-like connection was frequently present between the muscles. Its main symptom is constant or frequent dull pain in the rectum caused from a spasm in the levator ani muscle, which is near the anus. The cause of the spasm of the muscle near the anus is generally not known. There are two passages in men the urethra and anus and three passages in women the urethra, vagina and anus. Consensus document — Advances in the evaluation of anorectal function.
The pelvic floor muscles normally wrap quite firmly around these holes to help keep the passages shut.
Bladder and Bowel Dysfunction
Gradually increasing your fiber intake can help manage the diarrhea and constipation that can lead to fecal incontinence. The pain usually lasts less than 20 minutes. Depending on the cause, it may be possible to prevent fecal incontinence. Both of these disorders are variations of levator syndrome. In men, the condition can cause painful ejaculation, premature ejaculation, or erectile dysfunction.