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What are the most common symptoms of fecal impaction?

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Dr. Eric Kaplan
Surgery - Colorectal
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In brief: Several

A fullness or pressure deep in pelvis, unable to pass stool or gas, seepage of liquid feces around the impaction, abdominal distention, nausea, if impaced seek medical attention promptly.

In brief: Several

A fullness or pressure deep in pelvis, unable to pass stool or gas, seepage of liquid feces around the impaction, abdominal distention, nausea, if impaced seek medical attention promptly.
Dr. Eric Kaplan
Dr. Eric Kaplan
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Dr. Andrew Malinchak
Family Medicine
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In brief: Fecal impaction

Not being able to devecate (poop).
Also, pain with defaction. Possibly some blood in the stool as well.

In brief: Fecal impaction

Not being able to devecate (poop).
Also, pain with defaction. Possibly some blood in the stool as well.
Dr. Andrew Malinchak
Dr. Andrew Malinchak
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