In-depth

Chronic constipation

Chronic constipation can cause bloating and abdominal discomfort.

Clear liquid diet

Colon polyps

Crohn's disease

Inflammatory bowel disease (IBD)

Irritable bowel syndrome

Proctitis

Solitary rectal ulcer syndrome

Solitary rectal ulcer syndrome, a rare condition, may be caused by chronic constipation. Dietary changes may help mild cases.

Ulcerative colitis

July 15, 2014