Answers in 'Colon and rectal surgery'
7 months ago- left side of my throat became numb. Difficulty swallowing, rash appeared on same side exact area days later- took 5 mths to fully disappear. Had CT scan- nothing. ONGOING as well as: IBS, anxiety, more- but no room to list. Vagus Nerve?
Abdominal lump on right side. It above my pelvic area a few inches on top of my c section.
It's painful and kinda firm.
Although have a high fibre diet with rice ,still get constipation which lasts for 5-7 days at a time regularly although i do admit eat chicken and pork twice a day .Senokot works next day but don't want to keep taking it as want natural,Ideas please?
Are surface wounds on the penis and anus caused by the surface friction (from the outside) in the anal area between penis and anal area can be an outlet for hiv , after finish I check penis , I saw so small point of blood , p24 after 14 days negativ?
Blood in stool as part of physical...had in home fecal test for past two years, but this year it was positive is this possible cancer?
Bleeding hemorrhoid for 2days. Lots of bleeding. Today, while standing, I got so weak and nauseous with sweating that I had to lay down. I used prep h cream yesterday and may have undiagnosed diabetes. ?
Bisglysinate iron, is it as good as Ferrous Sulphate for Anaemia .Does it make less constipated? Thanks
Could a compression fracture at T8 or small hiatal hernia cause a burning::Aching sensation underneath the left rib near the sternum that is sensitive to touch and worse after standing?
Calprotectin 680 with right abdomen pain. Colonoscopy clean, stool hard and sometimes liquid. Still got a bit of pain and bloating. 100% Crohns right?
Can ibs- constipation be causing my right side tenderness under my rib and breastbone?
Can i eat blueberries if i have diverticulitis?
Could long term lower left abdominal and pelvic pain be ovarian cysts? I've had the pain for about 3 months now and some days are worse than others.
Do you recommended taking some vitamins such as CoQ10, Vitamin E, C, B12, K2,D3, and probiotics and laxatives for constipation in Parkinson?
Also is sun exposure dangerous in PD in terms of increasing free radicals in body or is it good for Vit D?Thx
Diagnosed with small h hernia. Prescribed PPI. Will it go away? Can I drink alcohol? Will it get worse with time?
Daily heartburn after meals for 2.5 mths. 29yr male. Prilosec works to rid heartburn but once I am off it, comes back. Chances I have stomach cancer?
Experiencing my first genital herpes (mainly anal) outbreak. Tried to poop but blood (fresh, but probably 1-2 Tbs worth) came out. Should I go to ER?
For the past 3 days i had 6 or less hrs of sleep due to my crohns disease.Now i am extremely scared and anxious about sleep.Any ways to reduce anxiety?
For over a year now my feces has a clear::Yellowish tinted slimy discharge with small feces particles in it. Even when wiping. What could be wrong?
How long should the effects of Pico-Salax bowel prep last?
Have health anxiety and was diagnosed with small hiatus hernia. Only symptom is Abdmn pain. What is this? Should I be worried? Is surgery needed?
Had inguinal hernia repair surgery 5 weeks ago laparoscopically. I feel a slight bulge where the hernia used to be when I lean back::Cough. Recurrence?
Having pain in groin area and around testicles after stretching out groin for martial arts. Went to E.R did MRI and urine test. No hernia visible but blood in urine. Diagnosed with kidney stones. Been 3 weeks still hurting in groin.
Hi i have severe abdominal pain worse then any period pain ive had before currently on my period & feel like vomitting every tim i sit up or go toilet?
Hello, I've had never a problem with achieving an orgasm before, now since my abdominal hernia repair surgery, I am unable to get an G-spot orgasm.
Hernia surgery under general anesthesia schd in 10 days. heavy drinker and rec. drug user. Have used Coke, crystal, Vicodin in last 20 days. Is a 10 day detox likely sufficient to mitigate risk assuming no other health factors. Can't disclose to Dr.
How likely am I to get HIV from one sexual encounter where I'm the receptive anal party? The insertive partner wears a condom
Hi: Omniprozole and others like it cause severe constipation and stomach pain. 2 yrs ago endoscopy show signs suggestive of Barretts. Not on anything for 1 yr and fine-then a flare up. What can I take that does not cause constipation? On Pepcid.
Hello. I had some spinach last night and ate chocolate with nuts ..and this morning got black stool loose one ..and alot of gas i have hemorrhoids 2
How often do you need a colonoscopy if they find pre cancerous polyps?
I currently have an acute (pretty severe) sinusitis. I also have Crohn's so antibiotics are an enemy. What could happen if I don't treat infection?
I have small, white and irregularly-shaped growths of skin inside the opening to my anus and inside the back wall of my anus.
I had an open repair for an inguinal hernia twelve days ago.I am having burning pain over pubic bone to the right of incision. Is this normal?
I had my appendix removed just under a month ago. I returned to work after a week. Now I feel a soreness in the general area where it was removed, not sure if it could be that area is still healing? My surgeon says it shouldn't be.
I have anal abcess operation after that there is leaking water pus is it ok?
I have moderate diverticulosis, gastritis, celiac disease, and lactose intolerance. How do increase fiber in my diet besides taking Metamucil?
Is appendicitis ALWAYS painful and tender?
I have blood in stool or undigested food. But i have no other symptoms should i get checked out. Water doesnt turn red after bowel movement. Age 16?
I've been constipated for over a week. On Wednesday I used an enema with barely any results. Friday I did another with the same results.
I'm having lower abdomen pain, I've had my appendix out in April but it still hurts. Why is this?
I have a small bump around my anus that appeared overnight.I have put ice and it seems to gone done to half the size it was.I have read about anal can?
If you have mild acute diverticulitis do you have a portion of intestine removed?
I am having stomach pain due to constipation. Stool softeners alone are not helping. Can I take Phillips Milk of Magnesia stimulant free with the stool softener? Currently prescribed tramadol for Ulnar nerve contusion with possible nerve damage.
I had appendectomy on June 22nd then had to go back a few days later was told it was an abscess and they were going to drain ended up on antibiotics for 3 days. 8 days later back with pain 3 'pre days of antibiotics and dilodid and sent home.. still ?
I have a really itchy area above my anus. It has been like this on and off for about a week. there is now a sore spot where it is has a bit of pus and rash from scratching. What can I put on it?
I have a history of ibs and divercular disease I take probiotics and feel that they help,but I want to know is it safe to take them on daily basis?
I have been told that h pylori doesn't cause heartburn. Is this true? Worried I have stomach cancer.
I am experienced black tar-colored stool and anal itching. The stool is not smelling bad and i had a bowl of blueberries for breakfast. Not taking any pills. And I was squating over the toilet. ?
I have a soft painless lump on my bum near anus for 6 or 7 years..its growing slowly..it is painless but it itches at times...
I have a feel of fluid under the scar of the hernia repair operation one month after the operation of the hernia repair. It occurs much after fluid intake but not painful . Is it a recurrence?
I am experiencing constant vaginal itching especially at night &anus as well. Had std swabs done came back neg why am I so itchy? Red raw after rub it
I'm experiencing rectal bleeding. I had surgery for a rotator cuff tear 4 days ago. Is this normal due to the pain meds causing harder stool than usual? Felt sick yesterday from meds but feel ok now. 1x large amt(aproximately 1::4 cup) 2x small amt
Is my daily frequent heartburn stomach cancer? When I take Prilosec the pain goes away but comes right back when I go off of it. 29 yr old male.
I have hiatus hernia. Have been taking 40mg omprazole but recently have been vomiting occasionally. What is best time of day to take omperazole? Should I take 20 before breakfast:: 20 before dinner? Can I supplement with ranitidine before bed?
I am 3 weeks post C Diff infection. I am off antibiotics now. Ever since I got out of the hospital, my stools thin tube shaped and orange. Any advice?
I am experiencing hemorrhoids. The following also describe me: Upper abdominal pain and Fatigue. What should I do?
I normally have a BM 3x per day. I recently started iron for anemia and haven't had a bm in 4 days. I have been taking stool softeners with no luck bu?
I would like to have an evening drink or two but i just had a laprascopic apendectomy. Is it safe for me to do so?
I have uc last 3 year so i can ask that forever pomsteen power is helps or not?
Im 23, 2 polyps removed when 22. Since procedure: Itchy anus :: burns to put water on tissue an wipe. Always excess sebaceous oil on anus area after defecating and sometimes bright red blood after wiping. Usually clean toilet paper on the first wipe?
I have been having chronic diarhhea for months. It started after I had my appendix out 3 months ago. Could the appendectomy cause the diarhhea?
I have been taking miralax for 3 days, had an xray before starting miralax, my intestines are full of stool. I have had very small bowel movements in the form of dark diarrhea, today they are pale and small like pebbles. Is this normal?
I've been bounced around with little help.i believe from evidence I have a partial bowel obstruction.how can I pass gas?will pay for gi consult tonigh
I'm incredibly sensitive to any artificial sweetener (maltodextrin, erythritol, etc). Which kinds are the LEAST laxative causing? Which are the worst?
Is there higher risk for testicular cancer if someones got inguinal hernia at one point of hes adult life?
I'm experiencing mild abdominal pain some times, sometimes in lower abdomen other times in upper(worsened by after meal), constipation & bloody stool.
Is it normal after having emergency appendix surgery for my lung to collapse & to have obstruction of small bowel?
I masturbrate daily since 6 years. can it cause hernia?
I have had a little skin colored leason that is on the edge of my anus opening, it becomes inflamed and larger when I have a bowel movement. I have ha?
I've been getting immobilizing pain in my intestines. Is that something I need checked out?
Im having abdominal pain, always in the bathroom, nausea, light headedness, and weakness. This has been going on for a month now.
I notice small painless lump near anus everytime i wipe. I dont know if it was always there or new. Could it be genital wart even though im virgin?
I just had hernia repair bout three weeks ago and it burns when i cough a little?
Just felt a lump by rectum. Not coming out of but close to it. Diaraha for 2 days now. What is it?
LRQ pain, nausea, constipation, fatigue, pain when pushed on stomach. I don't think its appendicitis. Pain has been there for 2 days. 20 yr old F.
My 10 years old daughtar have Laparoscopic Appendectomy after 38 hours she hade fever for 2 hours after Vomiting she hade no fever it's normal ?
My son throws up the liquid colonoscopy prep, My daughter had a pill years ago, Is there still a pill available?
My son (22) had a colectomy, his colon was removed and subsequent J Pouch etc. He recently is very fatigue, weightloss etc could this be a b12 defiec?
My surgeon diagnosed me with a spigelian hernia after an US. However 9 months later the hernia doesn't show on US or CT scan. Should leave untreated??
Mild pain near anus while urinating. No pain during bowel movements. Have had extra skin growth near anus for more than 10 years, no change in skin growth. Only mild prickly pain when urinating. What could be causing it?
Overate about a 5 days ago, and.i.am.still bloated. When will this bloatness dissipate? I do have gerd and hiatal hernia.
Okay.. so I have a lump about an inch or 2 down iniside my vagina to the right side near my anus::Perineal area. ?
Please help very anxious, will taking PPIs for hiatal hernia and gerd reduce the risk of developing Barrett's oesophagus?
Pea size lump near anus. Diarha for 2 days. Not paimful. What could it be? Worried
Please help me after mayo repair of umbilical hernia some bleeding occur near the sutures after 5days op.
Partial anal penetration with no ejaculation no condom with circumsised men hiv risk for the women ?
Pepto bismold causes constipation?
Past 2days Im fine in the day & then in evening strong cramps-feels like I took a laxative, & bm thats almost all mucus.Abdominal pain 4in above navel?
RLQ pain couple days and keeps getting worse, nausea, vomiting once, fatigue, gas. No fever, on period. A little loss of appetite, what could it be?
Suddenly for several weeks now I've had a sharp to dull stabbing pain on the left side of my upper abd. w::Nausea. I do have a hiatal hernia any ideas?
Take Prilosec and my heartburn is under control. When off pain comes back. Do Prilosec or other PPIs only mask stomach cancer?
Tapering down on prednisone and took dose of methotrexate yesterday. Blood in stool and when wiping this morning. Side effect of prednisone?Tx? End?
Take carafate for gastritis. its 6am. I'm constipated:: tired. Miralax make tummy gurgle. I need to go bad. would half dose Miralax now be okay. when?
Today i saw little white mucus type thing in my stool. I have constipation and the issue of bleeding hemorrhoids. ?
What effect, if any, might a corticosteroid injection have on the digestive system and gut bacteria?
What happens when someone appendix bursts?
Want to know can I use triamcinolone acetonide cream 0.1% to help with the itching and pain from my hemorrhoids.
Why is igm elevated in primary biliary cirrhosis (cholangitis)?
What pain can I expect before::After rubber band ligation for internal hemorrhoids? I'm so nervous, internet reviews make it sound awful and painful! My doctor made it sound simple & painless. But everywhere I read there are horror stories of pain!
Will one be pregnant if one engage in anal sex?
What is the definition or description of: Mesenteric lymphadenitis?