Definition of encopresis in English:
noun[mass noun] Medicine
Involuntary defecation, especially associated with emotional disturbance or psychiatric disorder.
- The optimal treatment regimen of encopresis involves both a medical and behavioral approach.
- In addition, children who have chronic constipation or encopresis may present with bed-wetting.
- My 5-year-old son has been diagnosed with encopresis.
What do you find interesting about this word or phrase?
Comments that don't adhere to our Community Guidelines may be moderated or removed.
Most popular in the US
Most popular in the UK
Most popular in Australia
Most popular in Malaysia
Most popular in India
Most popular in Pakistan