ENCOPRESIS

The repeated and involuntary defecation occurring after age 4 not due to a general mental condition. Compare fecal incontinence.

ENCOPRESIS: "Encopresis can be the result of poor toilet training and stressful situations."
Cite this page: N., Pam M.S., "ENCOPRESIS," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 7, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/encopresis/ (accessed April 4, 2020).
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