Symptoms of an Impacted Bowel
The following are some signs of an impacted bowel that a nursing home patient may acquire:
- stomach cramping;
- tiny, round stools;
- stomach pain;
- hard mass felt when rectum is pressed;
- lumps felt in lower abdomen;
- bloody discharge from rectum; and
- liquid stool discharge.
When a nursing home patient has an impacted bowel and suffers injuries, this may be a case of neglect because it is generally a preventable condition. To learn if you have a valid claim worth pursuing, you should seek counsel from Kentucky nursing home abuse lawyers.
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