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Constipation bowel disorders
Definition: Refers to difficulty in passing stools/defecation.
Dry painful difficult to passing stool.
Bowel habits are vary 3 / 4 days ?
20 lakhs of Indians are suffering from this problem and 70% are use laxatives daily.
Causative & risk factors
Dietary causes – less water intake, dehydration, low fibre food, plantina, less food intake, fruits, vegetables.
Gastric causes – Eating problems, thyroid, kidney, colon, fissure.
Psychological – Anxiety Stress & Strain, Depression, Delayness.
Miscellaneous – Drugs used for pains, depressants, allergies, BP, diuretics, vitamins, minerals & iron, less exercise.
Signs & Symptoms
Constipation, hard stool, bloating flatulence, pain abdomen, distension, bleeding stool, anorexia, hemorrhoids, hernia, laxative dependency, malaise.
If neglected it may leads to:
- Anal fissure fistula Hemorrhoids
- Stenosis (narrow anus)
- Anal prolapse.