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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… 
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Review
2014
Review
2014
Background: Constipation is a pediatric problem commonly encountered by many health care workers in primary, secondary, and… 
Review
2013
Review
2013
Constipation is a very common symptom. Prompted by several advances since the last technical review 15 years ago,1 this update… 
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… 
Review
2010
Review
2010
In a multicenter study of patients with painful functional bowel disorders (FBD), we compared the demographic, health status, and… 
Review
2004
Review
2004
OBJECTIVE:The aim of this study was to systematically review the published literature regarding prevalence, risk factors… 
Highly Cited
1996
Highly Cited
1996
PURPOSE: Constipation is a common complaint; however, clinical presentation varies with each individual. The aim of this study…