Update on constipation: One treatment does not fit all

Amy E. Foxx-Orenstein, Meredythe A. McNally, Suwebatu T. Odunsi

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Constipation is a common clinical problem that can be difficult to manage. It has a variety of identifiable causes, but even idiopathic constipation has different possible mechanisms. Often, the key to improvement and patient satisfaction is to understand the mechanism and the patient.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)813-824
Number of pages12
JournalCleveland Clinic journal of medicine
Issue number11
StatePublished - Dec 1 2008


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