Dr. Carolyn Messere
Colon and Rectal Surgery
21 years experience female
I'm a retired colon and rectal surgeon, who now practices holistic medicine. My focus is on chronic bowel issues such as constipation, bloating, irritable bowel syndrome, indigestion. I also coach physicians and other medical personnel to help them re-engage and feel vital in their practice.
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Colon and Rectal Surgery, Board Certified
United States: Florida
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Two possibilities: There are two things that could be happening: Severe constipation, where only liquid can get around the stool, or severe diarrhea where all you are pu ... Read More
A 21-year-old female asked:
Maybe not hemorrhoid: I would be concerned that this is not a hemorrhoid. If you are having pain and bleeding, it could be an anal fissure. Sitz baths, continue hydrocorti ... Read More
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Many thanks. I'm not convinced that IBS is causing all of the issues I am having - I'm seeing new Dr. in my city this week (my old Dr. no good etc.)
Thanks for your quick reply! Btw at first it wasn't that bad but then the leaking ( my boxers were wet!) and the smell got WORSE AND WORSE !
I have unspecified colitis on biopsy result done on 6 month back. I am taking mesacol BD. still got sore after bowel motion and secretion
Education & Training
University of Massachusetts Medical School, MA
BAYSTATE MEDICAL CENTER
Most Compassionate Doctor Award 2011 Vitals.com
Most Compassionate Doctor Award 2012 Vitals.com
Most Compassionate Doctor Award 2013