The Frequency of Constipation and It's Causes in Iranian Children

Background:Childhood constipation is a common problem, accounting for 3% of visits to pediatric clinics and up to 25% of visits to ediatric gastroenterologists.However,little is known about the prevalence of childhood constipation in developing countries and the frequency of its causes.We proposed t...

Full description

Bibliographic Details
Main Authors: Ali Bidari, Mansour Behpour, Elham Talachian, Seyed-Mohammad Fereshtehnejad
Format: Article
Published: Iran University of Medical Sciences 2009-11-01
Series:Medical Journal of The Islamic Republic of Iran
Online Access: