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A 37-year-old female asked:

My toddler is having a bowel moment 4 times a day and struggling to do so. how do i know if he has swallowed a object and tryingto pass it?

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Dr. You Sung Sang
Gastroenterology 31 years experience
Probably not : If your child indeed has swallowed something and it is causing a blockage, he would most likely be in pain and having vomiting. He is probably just a little constipated so try some warm prune juice.

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Last updated Feb 1, 2014

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