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Functional encopresis

MedGen UID:
8607
Concept ID:
C0014089
Finding
Synonyms: Encopresis
SNOMED CT: Non-organic encopresis (302752001); Fecal incontinence not due to organic disease (302752001); Functional encopresis (302752001)
 

Definition

Incontinence of feces not due to organic defect or illness. [from MeSH]

Term Hierarchy

CClinical test,  RResearch test,  OOMIM,  GGeneReviews
  • CROGFunctional encopresis

Recent clinical studies

Etiology

Young MH, Brennen LC, Baker RD, Baker SS
J Dev Behav Pediatr 1995 Aug;16(4):226-32. PMID: 7593656
Carpenter SP
Can J Psychiatry 1989 Mar;34(2):123-7. PMID: 2706603
Friman PC, Mathews JR, Finney JW, Christophersen ER, Leibowitz JM
Pediatrics 1988 Sep;82(3 Pt 2):407-9. PMID: 3405675
Kisch EH, Pfeffer CR
Am J Psychother 1984 Apr;38(2):264-71. PMID: 6742247

Diagnosis

Young MH, Brennen LC, Baker RD, Baker SS
J Dev Behav Pediatr 1995 Aug;16(4):226-32. PMID: 7593656

Therapy

Friman PC, Mathews JR, Finney JW, Christophersen ER, Leibowitz JM
Pediatrics 1988 Sep;82(3 Pt 2):407-9. PMID: 3405675

Clinical prediction guides

Young MH, Brennen LC, Baker RD, Baker SS
J Dev Behav Pediatr 1995 Aug;16(4):226-32. PMID: 7593656
Friman PC, Mathews JR, Finney JW, Christophersen ER, Leibowitz JM
Pediatrics 1988 Sep;82(3 Pt 2):407-9. PMID: 3405675
Kisch EH, Pfeffer CR
Am J Psychother 1984 Apr;38(2):264-71. PMID: 6742247

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