Encopresis

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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Hi,
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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Hi and thank you for asking!
You are asking about Encopresis. It is a term related with fecal...

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Recent questions on  Encopresis

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4yr old with encopresis , managed with miralax, no soiling for 6 months, goes every day, starting omplaing of pain around whole waist mainly left...

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My 6 years daughter is soiling her underwear from 2 month approximately,it s a small quantity and she says that sometimes she doesn t even know...

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Hello, I have an anal skin tag which I've had since my young childhood (I had chronic constipation when I was young). It has not bothered me until...

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My daughter 9 years age having normal bowel habiits has not passed stool for last 6 months in a natural way . She is relived only with Neo tomic...

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ok i asked a question on wed and still know answer.. is this a hoax because i was charged money and still no answer ok here goes again daughter is...

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My 11 year old grandson. Is having defecation accidents. I am sure this is not laziness or on purpose. He is very distressed about it. He is in 6th...

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Hello, I have a 4 year old son. He has encopresis from past 8-9 months. We got this thyroid profile done. The reports are attached. His FT3 is...

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