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having a hard time taking a dump

A 20-year-old female asked:
Dr. James Burns
36 years experience Emergency Medicine
At your age: And taking hydrocodone you are probably constipated and this is not likely to be other than a bleeding hemorrhoid. If painless-internal. If painful ... Read More
Dr. John Munshower
29 years experience Family Medicine
Heme + stool: Could be hemorrhoid, could be intestinal bleeding from NSAID (aleve) use (but this is usually upper GI bleeding). Best to always see GI and get any r ... Read More

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A 22-year-old female asked:
Dr. Robert Kwok
32 years experience Pediatrics
Hard poop = abnormal: Each person with constipation needs to be sure there is no other disease causing it. If constipation is just due to slow movement of the food and poop ... Read More
A 56-year-old female asked:
Dr. Gurmukh Singh
48 years experience Pathology
See below: It is not feasible to provide a meaningful opinion without examining you, however, your symptoms may be due to uterine prolapse. It would be prudent t ... Read More
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Dr. David Lipkin
51 years experience Internal Medicine
See a urologist: Difficulty voiding in a women is usually due to one of several causes: UNDER ACTIVE BLADDER(due to aging, diabetes or neurologic disorders);BLADDER OU ... Read More
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A 52-year-old member asked:
Dr. Paul Harper
51 years experience General Surgery
Depends (No pun): Since i don't know his age it's hard to be specific. There are many reasons for constipation including lack of proper nerves in the bowel wall. You ne ... Read More
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A female asked:
Dr. Yash Khanna
56 years experience Family Medicine
AreYouOnMedsLaxSofte: Are you taking any laxative or stool softner or any other medicine If it is every day I will get the stool checked,Is it mucus?
A 18-year-old female asked:
Dr. Louise Andrew
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Blood pressure low: If this only happened once, don't worry about it too much. If it happens every time, it sounds like your vagus nerve is overactive and it is causing ... Read More
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A 21-year-old female asked:
Dr. M. Hytham Beck
42 years experience General Surgery
Eat fruit: you need to have more fibers in your diet you need to stay hydrated by drinking juices and a lot of water soda ,caffeine, pop,beer are not fluid you n ... Read More
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A 38-year-old female asked:
Dr. John Chiu
Dr. John Chiu answered
56 years experience Allergy and Immunology
See doctor: I see that you are having multiple health issues. In general , if you have had a sudden change in bowel habits or pain lasting for more than 1-2 weeks ... Read More
A 35-year-old female asked:
Dr. Johanna Fricke
49 years experience Developmental and Behavioral Pediatrics
Chronic constipation: Large-caliber stools mean that your son's colon has enlarged from long-standing constipation & that referral to a pediatric gastroenterologist is warr ... Read More
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A 31-year-old male asked:
Dr. Rick Koch
Dr. Rick Koch answered
21 years experience Cardiology
Complex issue: Without easy diagnosis...Recommend complete evaluation with your physician.
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