Phenix City, AL
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?
1 doctor answer • 1 doctor weighed in
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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