A 50-year-old female asked:
daughter-16-had large stool stuck in rectum. it passed. since then, bladder spasms, hard to start pee, weak streams, no uti. saw urologist. any ideas?
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Dr. Jalal Zuberi answered
44 years experience Pediatrics
Constipation: Some say constipation is mother of many a disease! Certainly urinary symptoms due to chronic constipation are notorious. Unfortunately, there are no easy fixes without proper diagnosis and proper understanding by the patient and in cases of younger ones like your daughter, their immediate caregivers. Her doctor should cleanse her colon with laxatives and follow up in 2-3 wks for any need for ref.
Answered on Aug 16, 2015
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