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Can i die from severe constipation?

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Dr. Carla L. King answered

Specializes in Pediatrics

Unlikely: Severe constipation leading to obstruction in the large bowel can lead to death but this is unlikely in a healthy young adult. You are more likely to suffer from abdominal pain or hemorrhoids.

Answered 7/5/2018

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