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Can constipation lead to appendicitis or clogged arteries?

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In brief: Possible

Constipation may lead to hard stool which may enter the lumen of appendix ( facecloth ) leads to appendicitis Clogged arteries lead to mesenteric thrombosis and cause the lethal gangrene of bowel , fortunately it is rare .

In brief: Possible

Constipation may lead to hard stool which may enter the lumen of appendix ( facecloth ) leads to appendicitis Clogged arteries lead to mesenteric thrombosis and cause the lethal gangrene of bowel , fortunately it is rare .
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