Physical Signs That May Indicate Sexual Abuse In Children

1. Marked and immediate dilatation of the anus in knee-chest position, with no constipation, stool in the vault, or neurologic disorders

2. Hymenal notch or cleft that extends greater than 50% of the inferior hymenal rim (confirmed in knee-chest position)

3. Condyloma acuminata in a child over 3 years

4. Bruising, abrasions, lacerations, or bite marks of labia or perihymenal tissue

5. Herpes of the anogenital area beyond the neonatal period

6. Purulent or malodorous vaginal discharge in a young girl (all discharges should be cultured and viewed under a microscope for evidence of a sexually transmitted disease)

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Constipation Prescription

Constipation Prescription

Did you ever think feeling angry and irritable could be a symptom of constipation? A horrible fullness and pressing sharp pains against the bladders can’t help but affect your mood. Sometimes you just want everyone to leave you alone and sleep to escape the pain. It is virtually impossible to be constipated and keep a sunny disposition. Follow the steps in this guide to alleviate constipation and lead a happier healthy life.

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