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A 32-year-old female asked:

Since having kids, ive noticed it takes longer or more wipes to wipe clean after a bowel movement. what cause this?

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Dr. Jeff Livingston
Obstetrics and Gynecology 23 years experience
Body changes: Dietary changes and digestive changes can change the consistency of stool. As we age changes in the anus can also occur. If you are concerned consider seeing a colorectal surgeon who can do an exam and make sure all is normal.
Last updated Jan 11, 2021

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