Bowel or Bladder Surgery
Surgical procedures are likely to interfere with the structure of the pelvic floor muscles, thus easily weakening them.
Aging is one of the most common and inevitable causes of pelvic floor weaknesses. I couldn’t find any more reliable information about this..
Obesity in men can result in a strained pelvic floor, which leads to an increased risk of incontinence.
Regular heavy lifting can lead to pelvic floor weakness and can also result in organ prolapse. Men in the courier or nursing industry are at a greater risk of experiencing pelvic floor weakness. This also applies to men who do heavy weight lifting in the gym.
Men suffering from constipation typically over-strain the pelvic floor muscles during bathroom visits. The effect is a weakened pelvic floor muscles coupled with organ prolapse into the anus. One sign of severe pelvic floor weakness is the protrusion of the rectal lining through the anus..
Men who have a persistent cough due to bronchitis, asthma or smoking are likely to experience incontinence as well as organ prolapse.
Though not the most common cause, some men develop a weakened pelvic floor from high impact sports, including running, tennis, and basketball.