Chronic constipation

Known as: Constipation, chronic, Infrequent bowel movements, constipation chronic 
Constipation for longer than three months with fewer than 3 bowel movements per week, straining, lumpy or hard stools, and a sensation of anorectal… (More)
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1936-2017
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2011
Highly Cited
2011
BACKGROUND Linaclotide is a minimally absorbed peptide agonist of the guanylate cyclase C receptor. In two trials, we aimed to… (More)
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2009
Highly Cited
2009
OBJECTIVE To determine the efficacy, impact on quality of life (QOL) and safety of prucalopride, a selective, high-affinity 5-HT… (More)
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Highly Cited
2009
Highly Cited
2009
BACKGROUND Chronic constipation may result in disabling symptoms, is often unsatisfactorily treated by laxatives and negatively… (More)
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Highly Cited
2008
Highly Cited
2008
BACKGROUND In this 12-week trial, we aimed to determine the efficacy of prucalopride, a selective, high-affinity 5… (More)
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2003
Highly Cited
2003
BACKGROUND The aim of the present study was to investigate the effect of a probiotic beverage on gastrointestinal symptoms in… (More)
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2003
Highly Cited
2003
BACKGROUND & AIMS Sparse data exist about the prognosis of childhood constipation and its possible persistence into adulthood… (More)
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Highly Cited
1998
Highly Cited
1998
BACKGROUND Chronic diarrhea is the most common gastrointestinal symptom of intolerance of cow's milk among children. On the basis… (More)
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Highly Cited
1997
Highly Cited
1997
OBJECTIVES To evaluate the frequency of urinary incontinence and urinary tract infection in children with chronic constipation… (More)
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Highly Cited
1991
Highly Cited
1991
Patients with chronic constipation may have one of several physiologic disorders, not all of which are amenable to operative… (More)
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Highly Cited
1986
Highly Cited
1986
A series of 64 women complaining of severe constipation is described, in each of whom delayed elimination of markers from the… (More)
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