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Remedies For Fecal Retention
Outlet constipation?: Many people have poor coordination in the pelvic floor muscles that perform dual function: tighten up to hold things in during cough, sneeze, laugh or lifting; completely relax to allow easy passage of stool. If the relaxation is incomplete or the muscles tighten up when you push then passing stool will be difficult. Pelvic exercises guided with biofeedback can often improve relaxation. ...Read more
Sugary foods make throat feel like a lump, fecal retention in the colon, laxatives no help, gluten bloats me, lactose makes me sick, what could it be?
Common problem: Stool retention is a common problem of childhood that may become evident as soon as a child develops some control of the emptying process. A stool mass presents to the emptying chamber releasing a message to the brain that may allow release of the material or retain it. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
See answer: Non-obstructive urinary retention is a complex disorder that can pose diagnostic and therapeutic problems to both the patient and treating urologist. Treatment options include: Behavioral techniques, self-catheterization, medications, and sacral neuromodulation. Published data cite success rates with sacral nerve stimulation approaching 80% with a catheterization-free rate of close to 50%. ...Read more
I have a 1.9 CM retention cyst on my right maxillary. What's the best non-surgical course of treatment?
None: No treatment available, except surgery.Get a more detailed answer ›
My wife has severe water retention problem. She has hypothiroid in controlled level with 50mcg of eltroxin. Kindly suggest remedy please. Thank you.
Not thyroid related: If her thyroid level is normal, it is unlikely that her symptoms are thyroid related. What does she mean by "water retention". I have a lot of patients who say they are "swollen with water", but actually are just obese. If she truly has edema, it needs to be evaluated. ...Read more
What is Treatment of Urine retention occurs due to medication eaten for high frequency? How Bladder contract completely? and Any Exercise/Habit to Try
Here are some...: First, eliminate the drug precipitating urinary retention, Second, insert catheter for 3-5 days. Third, fill bladder via the catheter with sterile water to the urge to void and remove the catheter for a instant trying to void and sterilize urine with follow-up for postvoid residual check in 4-6 hrs. If unable to void, do self-cath or reinsert catheter ... More? Ask urologist timely... Best wishes. ...Read more