fecal impaction

Definitions of fecal impaction
1

n accumulation of hardened feces in the rectum or lower colon which the person cannot move

Type of:
constipation, irregularity
irregular and infrequent or difficult evacuation of the bowels; can be a symptom of intestinal obstruction or diverticulitis

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