Fecal impaction

What is Fecal impaction?

Fecal impaction is the inability to pass stool from rectum or severe constipation with large bowel problem.

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Hello, I had a question about colon cancer. Last week I went to the ER with a fecal impaction. I had not used the bathroom in about 3 days, which...

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hello. I have decided to start eating after 2 years of anorexia. for a very long time my bowel movements were very little and almost 1 week or...

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What causes an 83 years old female who has diaherria and passes litle ball segments from her body? and what is the best treatment? what pill is...

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Could be fecal impaction with incontinent sphincte

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Hi Knoxscooney. Good evening. I am Dr Shareef answering your...

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