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Abuse Laxative Underlying Cause
Causes of laxative abuse include:
PubMed Abuse Laxative References
- Baker EH, Sandle GI. Complications of laxative abuse. Annu Rev Med. 1996;47:127-34. 
- Phillips SF. Surreptitious laxative abuse: keep it in mind. Semin Gastrointest Dis. 1999 Oct;10(4):132-7. 
- Pryor T, Wiederman MW, McGilley B. Laxative abuse among women with eating disorders: an indication of psychopathology? Int J Eat Disord. 1996 Jul;20(1):13-8.