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Forstoppelse

Forstoppelse er en av de mest utbredte plager i befolkningen. Tilstanden arter seg som treg, hard og/eller sjelden avføring. Den rammer særlig kvinner, eldre, fysisk inaktive, de med fiberfattig kost.

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Dette dokumentet er basert på det profesjonelle dokumentet Forstoppelse hos voksne. Referanselisten for dette dokumentet vises nedenfor.

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