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Constipation
Since the frequency of bowel movements varies greatly between individuals, it is difficult to define constipation precisely. As a general rule of thumb, constipation is defined as the lack of a bowel movement for three consecutive days.

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Constipation

Constipation is a common problem that affects one in four adults. It is defined as a change in bowel habits that may involve infrequent, incomplete or difficult evacuation of stool.
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