estreñimiento-1

El 60% de los pacientes institucionalizados en geriátricos, presentan estreñimiento.


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Constipation is more frequent than diarrhea in patients fed exclusively by enteral nutrition: results of an observational study. Nutr Clin Pract. 2012;27(4):533-9.