Prognosis of Constipation


About prognosis: The 'prognosis' of Constipation usually refers to the likely outcome of Constipation. The prognosis of Constipation may include the duration of Constipation, chances of complications of Constipation, probable outcomes, prospects for recovery, recovery period for Constipation, survival rates, death rates, and other outcome possibilities in the overall prognosis of Constipation. Naturally, such forecast issues are by their nature unpredictable.

Deaths from Constipation: 29 deaths in the USA 1982-85 (Digestive diseases in the United States: Epidemiology and Impact NIH Publication No. 94-1447, NIDDK, 1994)
Complications: see complications of Constipation
Last revision: Nov 10, 2003

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