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Difficulty in bowel movement. Removed punctured appendix. Ultrasound report normal. What can be done?

Hi, my step-son had a punctures appendix which was removed a week ago. He s still in the hospital and cant poo. He s in a lot of pain, hasn t eaten a thing in a week and has a tube up his nose and down his throat . White blood cells are normal and nothing showing up on the ultrasound!!! He s very uncomfortable and getting depressed!!! His Bowel distended...What can we do??? Thank-You
Asked On : Thu, 10 Jan 2013
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Hi dear
Welcome to the board of Health care magic
In my opinion he should be given some laxative liquid, or some laxative suppository will help him in passing the stool.
Hope your query is answered,
Answered: Wed, 26 Jun 2013
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