What is Encopresis?

Encopresis is the voluntary or involuntary passage of stools in a child who has been toilet trained (typically over age 4), which causes the soiling of clothes.

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my grandson is eight years old,has encopresis. He has a big heart and puts others ahead of his self. When there is conflict with other childern he...

doctor1 MD

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Your grandson is suffering from encopresis and hence may have related psychological problems like low...

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My 8 year old daughter has been diagnosed with a Fructose Malabsorption using the HBT. She also has vitiligo . She has all the symptoms of IBS even...

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Thank you for your query,
You continue the fructose, sucrose and gluten free diet.
The reason for the encopresis in your child may be chronic...

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Dear Doctor, if a Hospital Doctor reports Ecopresis or soiling for a older dementia patient ..what does it mean and is dangerous or can it be...

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You are asking about Encopresis. It is a term related with fecal...

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