• anal
  • Similar disorders to HD include anal achalasia and hypoganglionosis. (wikipedia.org)
  • Peri-anal fistula Absent anal wink reflex Sacral dimple Failure to thrive The Rome process suggests a diagnosis of constipation in children fewer than 4 years old when the child has 2 or more of the following complaints for at least 1 month. (wikipedia.org)
  • enemas
  • Because enemas work in 2-15 minutes, they do not allow sufficient time for a large fecal mass to soften. (wikipedia.org)
  • In cases where enemas fail to remove the impaction, polyethylene glycol can be used to attempt to soften the mass over 24-48 hours, or if immediate removal of the mass is needed, manual disimpaction may be used. (wikipedia.org)
  • spinal cord i
  • It is also in the long-term management of neurogenic bowel, seen most frequently in people with a spinal cord injury or multiple sclerosis. (wikipedia.org)
  • Structural
  • Structural disorders, such as intraluminal and extraluminal bowel lesions caused by primary or metastatic tumor, postoperative adhesions, volvulus of the bowel, or incarcerated hernia, affect peristalsis and the maintenance of normal bowel function. (cancer.gov)
  • functional
  • Historically, this scale of assessment of the faeces has been recommended by the consensus group of Kaiser Permanente Medical Care Program (San Diego, California) for the collection of data on functional bowel disease (FBD). (wikipedia.org)
  • movement
  • The disease causes constipation because the inappropriate positioning of the anus which make it difficult to pass a bowel movement. (wikipedia.org)
  • A child who is already toilet trained has at least 1 accident per week involving a bowel movement. (wikipedia.org)
  • Child demonstrates withholding behavior in which he or she actively tries not to pass a bowel movement. (wikipedia.org)
  • social
  • Inactivity, immobility, or physical and social impediments (particularly inconvenient bathroom availability) can contribute to constipation. (cancer.gov)