What is bowel movement?

  • (noun): A euphemism for defecation.
    Example: "He had a bowel movement"
    Synonyms: movement, bm

Some articles on bowel movement, bowel:

Anoscopy - Process
... anoscope is 3 to 4 inches long and the width of an average-to-large bowel movement ... Down" or push as if he/she were going to have a bowel movement, and then relax ... the anoscope will make one feel as if he or she were about to have a bowel movement ...
Lactulose - Medical Application - Constipation
... For adults, the dosage is that which causes an urgent daily bowel movement that cannot be ignored or resisted ... are carboxylic acids among its metabolites, which are not absorbed from the lower bowel ... That in turn causes water to be retained in the lower bowel ...
Toileting - Collection, Measurement, and Analysis - Bowel Movement
... In many patients, bowel movement is also measured ... In some facilities, it is the standard procedure to record bowel movement of all patients ... Bowel movement is generally measured by its size (small, medium, or large), given the amount ...

Famous quotes containing the words bowel movement, movement and/or bowel:

    I who was a house full of bowel movement,
    I who was a defaced altar,
    I who wanted to crawl toward God
    could not move nor eat bread.
    Anne Sexton (1928–1974)

    The writer may very well serve a movement of history as its mouthpiece, but he cannot of course create it.
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    I who was a house full of bowel movement,
    I who was a defaced altar,
    I who wanted to crawl toward God
    could not move nor eat bread.
    Anne Sexton (1928–1974)