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What causes untreatable chronic constipation?

hello dr my chilld having chronic constipation since 5 months female child 18 month giving all kind of allopathic drugs ,like creamaffin lactulose syrup for 5 months no use finally dr give a soium phosphate enema externally 3days once in 30 days , dr diagnose a complaints of HIRCHESBURGS DISEASE now what going to do sir.
Thu, 21 Feb 2019
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Internal Medicine Specialist 's  Response
Hello,

Hirschsprung disease is due to a lack of neuronal plexes lead to a decreased bowel movement. It may be due to infection or congenital malformations etc.

Dietary modification, electrical stimulation or bypass of the colon of the affected part. Please consult your doctor he will examine and treat you accordingly.

Hope I have answered your query. Let me know if I can assist you further.

Take care

Regards,
Dr Penchila Prasad Kandikattu , Internal Medicine Specialist
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