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A 36-year-old female asked:
Dr. Guy Farmer
29 years experience General Surgery
Rarely: You are young for colon cancer. This is a possibility but rare. If you are real concerned look up a good general surgeon an exam
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A 29-year-old male asked:
Dr. Herman Hammerstead
49 years experience Trauma Surgery
Mass effect: Partially obstruucting mass, See PCP for exam
A 39-year-old female asked:
Dr. Douglas Brewer
33 years experience Colon and Rectal Surgery
No: We are born with hemorrhoid tissue and there are 3 that each have an internal and external component. They are soft and really should not affect the ... Read More
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A 28-year-old male asked:
Dr. Louise Andrew
45 years experience Emergency Medicine
Not to worry: Stool comes in all shapes and sizes and varies from hard to soft in every one of us from time to time. Get active and go out and meet new people and ... Read More
A 33-year-old female asked:
Dr. Katharine Cox
44 years experience Pediatric Emergency Medicine
Hard to say: If you have saved it take it into your doctor's office for pathology. Have your doctor examine the area. It may have been a polyp. Arrange to see a GI ... Read More
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Dr. Dan Fisher
26 years experience Internal Medicine
Possible: But not likely. I would be concerned about other masses or a stricture or other anatomical defect producing your symptoms. A general surgeon should ... Read More
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A 50-year-old female asked:
Dr. Louise Andrew
45 years experience Emergency Medicine
You need to be seen: First, be sure you eat lots of fiber and lots of water and try a fiber laxative. If you are having constipation severe enough to cause abdominal bulg ... Read More
A 50-year-old male asked:
Dr. Boris Aronzon
23 years experience Anesthesiology
Causes: Could be many causes: hernia, kidney stone or infection, strain, herniated disk, etc. See physician for evaluation.
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A 59-year-old male asked:
Dr. Allen Kamrava
14 years experience Colon and Rectal Surgery
See a doctor : Can't give sound medical advice for something like this without a real history. You should see a doctor.
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A 29-year-old male asked:
Dr. John Landi
46 years experience Phlebology
Normal finding: I am amazed about how often patients ask me about the veins on their chest or breasts. Occasionally they are spider veins but mostly they are blue ve ... Read More
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