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Clean All Bacteria Feces Underwear Pants Encopresis Will Clothes
Can you actually clean all of the bacteria and feces from underwear and pants of a kid with encopresis or will you need to buy new clothes all of the time?
Stool Holding (Encopresis) (Definition)
Encopresis is a condition in which there is leakage of stool in a child who has been toilet trained. Causes of encopresis include stress, Hirschsprung's disease, and constipation. Children with constipation may have encopresis due to stretching and desensitization of the rectum by the retained stool. Additional stool may leak around the blockage. ...Read more
I have a step son who is 10yrs old & he poops in his underwear.I looked up on line & apparently theres a condition called (encopresis)is this a real?
Almost Never: This problem is not related to to the immune system. Unless the feces is available to open skin wounds, there is generally no risk. 1 exception might be a urinary tract infection with fecal exposure to the penis or vagina and poor cleaning technique. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Can you get herpes if someone touches there cold sore and then hands clean underwear and clothes to you? Is it safe to wear them?
Is dry-cleaning adequate for cleaning dirty clothes of contamination from bacterial or fungal infections?
E.coli: The most common would be e.Coli.Get a more detailed answer ›
I'm having a tonsilectomy under general anesthesia. Why do I have to remove all of my clothes? Especially underwear?
Safer!: Clothes made from synthetic fibers can generate static electricity--not good in the OR environment. Also, it's possible to lose bowel or bladder control under anesthesia, so best to remove underthings too. Don't worry--your personal privacy is always protected, and your entire body is covered by sheets and blankets. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Can hpv virous live out the bady on underwear ot toalit site and bathroom?? Dose hpv tarnsmita through washing clothes togather???
Direct skin to skin: To transmit this germ the infected person who is shedding virus must pass it directly to the skin during sexual contact.There appears to be a requirement that skin surfaces rub together to allow passage. Touching soiled clothing/toilets does not. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer