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Defecation

Known as: Poop, Defecations, bowel habit 
The way the intestines work in terms of how often there are bowel movements, the ability to control when to have a bowel movement, and whether the… Expand
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Review
2019
Review
2019
Probiotics and prebiotics are microbiota-management tools for improving host health. They target gastrointestinal effects via the… Expand
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Review
2019
Review
2019
OBJECTIVE To compare techniques for rectal cancer resection. SUMMARY BACKGROUND DATA Different surgical approaches exist for… Expand
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Review
2018
Review
2018
BACKGROUND The management of postoperative pain and recovery is still unsatisfactory in a number of cases in clinical practice… Expand
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Review
2018
Review
2018
  • M. Simrén, J. Tack
  • Nature Reviews Gastroenterology & Hepatology
  • 2018
  • Corpus ID: 49333696
Functional bowel disorders (FBDs) are a spectrum of disorders characterized by combinations of symptoms attributable to the lower… Expand
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Review
2018
Review
2018
Abstract STUDY QUESTION Is there a difference in functional outcome between conservative versus radical rectal surgery in… Expand
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Review
2017
Review
2017
Abstract Aim: To compare intracorporeal anastomosis (IA) and extracorporeal anastomosis (EA) in laparoscopic right colectomy (LRC… Expand
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Review
2016
Review
2016
BackgroundGlobally, one in ten individuals practice open defecation. Despite media speculation that it increases women’s risk of… Expand
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Review
2016
Review
2016
This article reviews the current knowledge of the health effects of dietary fiber and prebiotics and establishes the position of… Expand
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Highly Cited
2005
Highly Cited
2005
BACKGROUND The safety and short-term benefits of laparoscopic colectomy for cancer remain debatable. The multicentre COLOR (COlon… Expand
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Highly Cited
1992
Highly Cited
1992
Because the range of bowel habits and stool types in the community is unknown we questioned 838 men and 1059 women, comprising 72… Expand
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