Evaluating the Child for Sexual Abuse - - American Family Physician
Know the signs of child abuse
Child victims of sexual abuse may present with physical findings that can include anogenital problems, enuresis or encopresis. Behavioral changes may involve sexual acting out, aggression, depression, eating disturbances and regression.
These are the extreme cases. For every known case of child abuse , many more children suffer in silence.
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There is uncertainty about the nature and specificity of physical signs following anal child sexual abuse.
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