• anus
  • Manual disimpaction may be performed by lubricating the anus and using one gloved finger with a scoop-like motion to break up the fecal mass. (wikipedia.org)
  • treatments
  • Review further information on Fecal impaction Treatments . (rightdiagnosis.com)
  • Common treatments involve placing the reptile in a lukewarm bath and gently rubbing the area under the impaction to help the passing of the consumed substance, place both thumbs on the back at the middle, put the first two fingers under the belly and rub gently in a circular way until the beaded dragon puffs up, when the lizard puffs up it will go the loo. (wikipedia.org)
  • hard
  • Ran into the nearest public toilets, sat there screaming in agony for what felt like hours until I , being so desperate and feeling like i was actually going to die, used my fingers to break up and dislodge fecal matter which was as hard as a rock. (ourhealth.com)
  • cause
  • Fecal impaction, which may cause or develop from constipation, is also common among elderly patients, particularly with prolonged bed rest or decreased physical activity. (merckmanuals.com)
  • Anismus that has a behavioral cause could be viewed as having similarities with parcopresis, or psychogenic fecal retention. (wikipedia.org)