Constipation and encopresis in children

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Aquilina, Samuel ; Attard, Thomas (2010)
  • Publisher: Medical Portals Ltd.
  • Subject: Encopresis | Constipation in children | Pediatrics

Chronic constipation is defined as a decrease in frequency or the painful passage of bowel movements present for several weeks. Retentive encopresis is the term reserved for the involuntary and uncontrollable soiling that occurs in children with chronic constipation. Co... View more
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