What is the focus of medical care in constipation?

Updated: Jul 04, 2019
  • Author: Marc D Basson, MD, PhD, MBA, FACS; Chief Editor: BS Anand, MD  more...
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Medical care should focus on dietary changes and exercise rather than laxatives, enemas, and suppositories, none of which really address the underlying problem.

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