00236 Chronic Functional Constipation Risk

Domain 3: elimination and exchange
Class 2: gastrointestinal function
Diagnostic Code: 00236
Nanda label: chronic functional constipation risk
Diagnostic focus: functional constipation
Approved 2013 • Revised 2017 • Evidence level 2.2

NANDA Nursing Diagnosis Definition

Nanda nursing diagnosis « risk of chronic functional constipation is defined as: susceptible to infrequent or difficult evacuation, maintained for three months in a year, which can compromise health. < /p>

Risk factors

  • Decrease in food intake
  • Dehydration
  • Diet disproportionately high in fats
  • Diet disproportionately high in protein
  • Elder’s fragility syndrome
  • It usually represses the urgency to defecate
  • deterioration of physical mobility
  • Inadequate intake dietary habits
  • Insufficient knowledge of modifiable factors
  • Insufficient fiber intake
  • Insufficient fluid intake
  • Low caloric intake
  • Sedentary lifestyle

Risk population

  • Older adults
  • Pregnant women

Associated problems

  • amyloidosis
  • Anal fissure
  • Anal stenosis
  • Autonomic neuropathy
  • Intestinal chronic pseudoobstructure
  • Chronic renal failure
  • Colorectal cancer
  • Depression
  • Dermatomyositis
  • Diabetes mellitus
  • Extractinal mass
  • Hemorrhoids
  • Hirschsprung disease
  • Hypercalcemia
  • Hypothyroidism
  • Inflammatory bowel disease
  • Ischemic stenosis
  • Multiple sclerosis
  • Myotonic dystrophy
  • Neurocognitive disorder
  • PanHipopituitarism
  • Paraplegia
  • Parkinson’s disease
  • Pelvic floor disorders
  • Perineal injury
  • Pharmacological preparations
  • Polymedication
  • Porfiria
  • Postinflamatory stenosis
  • Proctitis
  • Sclerodermia
  • Slow transit of the colon
  • Spinal cord injuries
  • stroke
  • Surgical stenosis