A 32-year-old female asked:
Feeling cold before a bowel movement normal for a potty training toddler (who holds in it as long as possible) ?
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Pediatric Pulmonology 36 years experience
Mgt and workup: I would suggest screening for hypothyroidism. This condition may cause constipation. In addition, a screening test to rule out CF can be done.
Including fiber in the diet and decreasing starchy foods may also help if he is constipated.
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Last updated Sep 13, 2015
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