Print, Share, or View Spanish version of this article
bowel movement—when stool passes out of your child's body. Also called a “BM.”
diarrhea (dye-uh-REE-yuh)—passing loose, watery stools.
enema (EN-uh-muh)—a liquid put into a person's bottom to make him or her pass stool.
laxative (LAX-uh-tiv)—a medicine to make stools softer.
nausea (NAW-zha)—feeling like throwing up.
rectum—the last several inches of the large intestine, where stool is stored before passing out of the body.
8:00 am - 5:30 pm
8:30 am - 11:30 am