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A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Andrew Hoffman
34 years experience General Surgery
Maybe: Find out from your surgeon if any of the colon remains. If there is still some of this large intestine, blood may have gotten into it during the oper ... Read More
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A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. Michael Schwartz
32 years experience Vascular Surgery
Depends: If the ileostomy surgery is new, there may be some temporary bloody and mucus drainage. If the ileostomy is not new, bloody drainage is not normal and ... Read More
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A 30-year-old female asked:
Dr. Vahe Yetimyan
50 years experience General Practice
Perianal abcess: The possibility of this being a perianal abcess is strong. It is similar to having a boil on the skin but this is in anal area. Please see a colo-rect ... Read More
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Dr. Brett Kalmowitz
21 years experience Gastroenterology
Get MEDICAL care: This "treatment" can lead to infection, inflammation or damage to the colon (perforation). Bleeding is a sign that something has been irritated at the ... Read More
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A 80-year-old male asked:
Dr. Louis Cooper
47 years experience Pediatrics
Be seen by your doct: Please be seen by your physician or a colorectal surgeon for clarification and diagnosis urgently!
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A 52-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ghiath Kashlan
24 years experience Internal Medicine
Mucous: Diarrhea and mucous in stool could point to certain infections, maldigestions, or infalmmatory disorders. What other symptoms do you have? Is it is ... Read More
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A 26-year-old female asked:
Dr. Lisa Vansaghi
20 years experience Internal Medicine
Get it checked out: This doesn't sound normal, and you should see a doctor to get checked out, especially if you are having fever or pelvic pain. Take care!
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A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
24 years experience Psychiatry
Probably not: Brown vaginal discharge is usually older, deoxygenated blood from the uterus. Bleeding does not usually occur from yeast infections - althought there ... Read More
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A 52-year-old member asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
24 years experience Psychiatry
That is likely old: Deoxygenated blood being cleaned from the uterus. If not occurring in conjunction with period it could be breakthrough bleeding.
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A 48-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jovita Anyanwu
29 years experience Internal Medicine
May be normal: If discharge is minimal and resolves, observation may be appropriate.
A 21-year-old female asked:
Dr. Peter Baumann
Specializes in Obstetrics and Gynecology
Infection: Symptoms like cheesy discharge, abnormal vaginal bleeding, vaginal itching, thick mucus and leakage of urine are consistent with an infection, e.g., y ... Read More
A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
24 years experience Psychiatry
Green feces can be: Due to rapid transit time of stool through the GI tract, green food coloring, medications, infection or eating green vegetables. If you have a change ... Read More
A 39-year-old female asked:
Dr. Bryan Kurtz
33 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Get checked: You need to get checked by your GYN to see if there is an infection.
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A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. Mark Hoepfner
38 years experience General Surgery
Maybe: Maybe not. Needs an exam with a doctor to tell & may need a colonoscopy.
A 50-year-old member asked:
Dr. Crystal Twynham
32 years experience General Surgery
Sounds normal!: During periods, we shed the inner lining of the uterus -- the endometrium -- if we're not pregnant. Sometimes that shed layer may not come out for a ... Read More
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A 28-year-old member asked:
Dr. Gregory Hines
23 years experience Family Medicine
Be seen: Presuming that this was not your first time, it is likely due to cervical trauma, but you could also have an infection. You should see your family do ... Read More
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A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. Kathryn Mercer
33 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Cyclic: The vaginal discharge changes throughout the cycle. Right after the period it tends to be whitish. At mid-cycle it is wet and clear. After ovulatio ... Read More
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A member asked:
Dr. Theresa-Ann Clark
23 years experience Family Medicine
Infection. Get tests: From the color description, old blood be present especially if this is near the time you ended your period. However, you may have a sexually transmitt ... Read More
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A 50-year-old member asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
24 years experience Psychiatry
If you have engaged : In anal receptive sex would recommend an std work up. Take care.
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A 54-year-old member asked:
Dr. Walter Kobasa
36 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
probably normal: Prior to ovulation women get thin watery discharge. After ovulation some spotting may occur with the discharge getting thicker mucous9sticky).
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A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
24 years experience Psychiatry
Pregnancy d/c: Is usually white/ milky. Clear/stretchy d/c occurs w ovulation, if you have missed your period please take a home pregnancy test.
A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
24 years experience Psychiatry
Leukorrhea: Leukorrhea is a normal vaginal discharge (d/c). D/c is composed of cellular debris, vaginal secretions ; bacteria ; is stimulated by ^ vaginal blood ... Read More
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A 41-year-old male asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
24 years experience Psychiatry
This requires: Medical evaluation especially if you have engaged in unprotected sex (particularly anal receptive).
A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. Shiao-Yu Lee
Specializes in Gynecology
BV: Your symptoms sounds like an infection called bacterial vaginosis. There is no over the counter medicine for this. See your doctor.
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