Addyson had her first Hopkins clinic appointment post Boston on Wednesday. Friday I thought of some questions so I emailed her team. Idk I guess a part of me thought maybe this issue wasn’t so big.
They wrote back: Intractable constipation is a major colon motility disorder. This prolonged constipation does not resolve with dietary changes or other simple therapeutic measures. Causes vary, but intractable constipation may be caused by several factors: … Dysfunctional innervation of colonic, anal sphincter, or pelvic floor muscles. Hopefully a good gi can help us sort through some better options for her.