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"Encopresis"




  1. Remedios para el estreñimiento infantilTreatment
    .   La retención prolongada de las heces puede, con el tiempo, ocasionar encopresis, una afección en la que el niño está tan impactado que pierde el control del esfínter y las heces se salen.  Read more

Encopresis

Disease

Encopresis (from the Ancient Greek ἐγκόπρησις / egkóprēsis), also known as paradoxical diarrhea, is voluntary or involuntary fecal soiling in children who have usually already been toilet trained. Persons with encopresis often leak stool into their undergarments.This term is usually applied to children, and where the symptom is present in adults, it is more commonly known as fecal leakage (FL),...More