Longer term problems

Bowel Management

Longer term problems

Bowel_management11There are a number of longer term problems that can arise, particularly if bowel management is not carried out well and regularly:

  • Prolonged evacuation
  • Constipation and constipation with overflow
  • Pain
  • Abdominal distension
  • Haemorrhoids
  • Rectal bleeding
  • Autonomic Dysreflexia 

If you want to understand any of this in more detail, speak to one of the specialists.