Algorithm for Evaluation and Treatment of Constipation by Susan S. Baker

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Other Psych evaluation/Rx . Transit time . Inpatient observation 36 Yes Relapse? 37 38 No Yes Abnormal? No Observation 39 Treatment 40 Re-evaluate 41 42 . History . Physical exam . Occult blood (if indicated) Constipation : Delayed or difficult defecation for > 2 weeks 1 2 Condition Delayed passage of meconium? Yes Rectal biopsy 3 Question 4 No No Action Yes Hirschsprung disease? 5 Sweat test Surgical management 6 7 Yes . Evaluate further . Specialty consultation Are there any red flags? , fever, vomiting, bloody diarrhea, failure to thrive, anal stenosis, tight empty rectum, impaction, 8 distension?

Malt extract . Corn syrup . Occasional glycerin suppository 15 . Re-assessment . Adherence? Re-education No Treatment effective? 17 16 Yes Treatment effective? Yes Maintenance therapy 18 19 No Yes . T4 . Celiac disease . TSH antibodies . Calcium . Sweat test Relapse? 20 No 21 to 23 . Wean . Observe 22 from 28 from 21 to 19 Abnormal T4, TSH, Ca, Pb? 23 Yes Evaluate further 24 No Yes Consultation with Pediatric Gastroenterologist Has previous treatment been sufficient? No Treat vigorously 26 Yes No .

Transit time . Inpatient observation 36 Yes Relapse? 37 38 No Yes Abnormal? No Observation 39 Treatment 40 Re-evaluate 41 42 . History . Physical exam . Occult blood (if indicated) Constipation : Delayed or difficult defecation for > 2 weeks 1 2 Condition Delayed passage of meconium? Yes Rectal biopsy 3 Question 4 No No Action Yes Hirschsprung disease? 5 Sweat test Surgical management 6 7 Yes . Evaluate further . Specialty consultation Are there any red flags? , fever, vomiting, bloody diarrhea, failure to thrive, anal stenosis, tight empty rectum, impaction, 8 distension?

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