Constipation is an inability to pass stool regularly or completely empty the bowel. Fecal matter may be hard or lumpy. The severity may vary from person to person. Constipation is caused by a variety of contributing factors such as insufficient fiber in the diet, side effects of medications, or inadequate fluids.

Associated Symptoms

  • Abdominal pain and cramps
  • Bloating
  • loss of appetite
  • Nausea

Relevant Test 1

Complete Microbiome Mapping Code 2206


CDSA Level 3+ Code 2006

Relevant Test 2

Intestinal Permeability Test Code 2011

Relevant Test 3

SIBO Code 2025