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Can constipation cause weight gain?

Constipation can become complicated if the condition is chronic; however, weight gain is not a complication. Hemorrhoids, anal fissures, fecal impaction, and rectal prolapse are the complications that may arise from chronic constipation. Other symptoms not commonly present with constipation should be evaluated by a medical professional.

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