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Constipation

Known as: UMMETUS, Costiveness, constipating 
Infrequent or difficult evacuation of FECES. These symptoms are associated with a variety of causes, including low DIETARY FIBER intake, emotional or… Expand
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Review
2019
Review
2019
OBJECTIVE Natural language processing (NLP) of symptoms from electronic health records (EHRs) could contribute to the advancement… Expand
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Review
2017
Review
2017
Importance Evidence suggests that development of autonomic dysfunction (AutD) may negatively affect disease course and survival… Expand
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Highly Cited
2011
Highly Cited
2011
BACKGROUND Evidence suggests that gut flora may play an important role in the pathophysiology of the irritable bowel syndrome… Expand
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Review
2006
Review
2006
Man should strive to have his intestines relaxed all the days of his life. Moses Maimonides, AD 1135–1204 A good set of bowels… Expand
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Review
2006
Review
2006
The clinical diagnosis of Parkinson's disease rests on the identification of the characteristics related to dopamine deficiency… Expand
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Highly Cited
1999
Highly Cited
1999
BACKGROUND Patients with myeloma who relapse after high-dose chemotherapy have few therapeutic options. Since increased bone… Expand
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Highly Cited
1996
Highly Cited
1996
PURPOSE: Constipation is a common complaint; however, clinical presentation varies with each individual. The aim of this study… Expand
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Highly Cited
1994
Highly Cited
1994
  • C. Davis
  • British Journal of Cancer
  • 1994
  • Corpus ID: 12018937
The multi-disciplinary nature of palliative care is emphasized throughout the book. As palliative care has become an established… Expand
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Highly Cited
1993
Highly Cited
1993
BACKGROUND Chronic constipation may result from many mechanisms including colonic inertia or rectosigmoid outlet delay, but risk… Expand
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Highly Cited
1973
Highly Cited
1973
The effects of inflating a balloon introduced through a sigmoidoscope to 35 cm in the pelvic colon have been observed and… Expand
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