Constipation

Constipation is a condition with an inability to empty one’s bowels. Generally, with those having less than 3 bowel movements per week. It occurs when the stool moves very slowly through the bowels making it very hard and dry.

The occasional occurrence of constipation is common but for a few, it becomes chronic and will interfere with daily activities. In chronic constipation, symptoms persist for several weeks.

Constipation is considered Chronic if symptoms are visible for at least 3 times per week in a period of 3 months. It is commonly affecting up to 27% of the world’s population.
Complications:
Chronic constipation can lead to many complications such as PilesAnal Fissure, Fecal impaction (stool that simply cannot be expelled and gets stuck in the bowels) and Rectal prolapse (Bowel protruding out through the anus due to constant and forceful straining).

Causes

Symptoms

Constipation Treatment Experts say that constipation will be considered “chronic” if the patient had experienced more than two symptoms in a period of three months.

Treatments for Constipation

At Kalp Hospital, we have developed a comprehensive approach that involves providing the Best Constipation Treatment in Surat, exclusively. After a detailed analysis of the patient’s condition, we undertake a suitable procedure to aid the medical problem.

It may vary from a change in regular diet to supply more fiber, relaxation techniques, exercises specially designed to strengthen the pelvic muscles; to toilet-retraining.

A few patients may have to undergo an operation called STARR to remove the obstruction. This operation is minimally invasive with no cuts being and is done completely inside the rectum with the help of staplers which are specially designed to serve the purpose.