Research Paper Volume 13, Issue 5 pp 6702—6711

The impact of visceral obesity on chronic constipation, inflammation, immune function and cognitive function in patients with inflammatory bowel disease

Prevalence of chronic constipation between visceral obesity and non-visceral obesity patients with Crohn’s disease. CD patients with visceral obesity suffered more from chronic constipation compared with CD patients without visceral obesity (81% vs. 57%, P = 0.028).

Figure 2. Prevalence of chronic constipation between visceral obesity and non-visceral obesity patients with Crohn’s disease. CD patients with visceral obesity suffered more from chronic constipation compared with CD patients without visceral obesity (81% vs. 57%, P = 0.028).