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Aetiology of constipation

Last reviewed dd mmm yyyy. Last edited dd mmm yyyy

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Causes of constipation include:

  • organic obstruction
  • painful anal conditions
  • adynamic bowel
  • drugs
  • habit and diet
  • metabolic imbalance

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