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Noun1.dyschezia - difficulty in defecating (usually as a consequence of long continued voluntary suppression of the urge to defecate)
constipation, irregularity - irregular and infrequent or difficult evacuation of the bowels; can be a symptom of intestinal obstruction or diverticulitis
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The common disease symptoms include dysmenorrhoea, dysuria, dyschezia, dyspareunia and infertility.
Three patients had dyschezia or frequent constipation after the surgery.
1,2) Patients with chronic constipation or symptoms of dyschezia may show features of rectal prolapse mimicking IBD; therefore, biopsy from the anterior rectal wall is preferred in these patients.
Dogs presenting with imperforate hymen often have a history of infertility or clinical signs secondary to vaginal dilation, including dysuria, dyschezia, and abdominal distention [1,3-5].
A study has investigated the prevalence of infant dyschezia (straining and crying for at least 10 minutes before successful passing of soft stools).