Childhood Diseases

Question
Posted by: janice eylers | 2010/11/26

Q.

9 year old problems

boy 9 years. poops in pants. doesn''t seem to care

Expert's Reply

A.

Paediatrician

This is quite a problem at your son's age. The problem is known as 'encopresis'. In most cases this is a psychological problem. Your son should be seen by a child psychologist ASAP.

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