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Pediatr Med Chir. 2008 May-Jun;30(3):146-8.

[The psyllium fibre for the treatment of functional constipation in children].

[Article in Italian]

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Servizio di Chirurgia Pediatrica O.C. Dolo (VE)-ASL 13 Veneto.

Abstract

Functional constipation, characterized by delay of advancing of dehydrated stools and abnormal evacuation, is now a major reason for pediatric surgical examination. Therefore, it would be useful to define a safe and effective therapeutic strategy. In our experience, psyllium fibre may achieve good results.

PMID:
19024858
[Indexed for MEDLINE]

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