Childhood Diseases

Question
Posted by: Oscar | 2010/05/08

Q.

Not feel when to poo

Our son(8) can not feel when to poo

Expert's Reply

A.

Paediatrician

This is often a psychological problem in children of this age. It has a long name:'encopresis'.Stress is one of the most common causes for this complaint and children with encopresis are often unhappy at school for one or other reason.It is best to consult a child psychologist about this problem.

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