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Mucus after wiping constipation

A 42-year-old female asked:
Dr. Stuart Hickerson
Family Medicine 32 years experience
Yes: Hemorrhoids bleed to various degree. People on blood thinners or anti platelet issues more common. Having some bloody mucus with or without clots is ... Read More

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A 29-year-old female asked:
Dr. Tanya Russo
Pediatrics 25 years experience
Fissure: Constipation often leads to hemorrhoids and anal fissures (thin cracks in the skin). Your body produces mucous in the fissures to protect them during... Read More
A 19-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jovita Anyanwu
Internal Medicine 30 years experience
Chronic constipation: Increase fluids, fiber and activities. May need or stool softener.
Dr. Herbert Hoover
General Practice 51 years experience
Need more fiber: I would need more information to get to the real issue with your problem but I highly recommend more dietary fiber for anyone with constipation. A su... Read More
Dr. Donald Colantino
Internal Medicine 61 years experience
Mucus: If you have a feeling of incomplete evacuation of stool, insert a glycerin rectal suppository and/or insert a fleets enema. If you have very little ur... Read More
A 23-year-old female asked:
Dr. Julie Abbott
Preventive Medicine 45 years experience
Hemorrhoids vs. ?: A small amount of mucus (? a teaspoon) after a bowel movement can be considered normal. Typically, as you describe, it wouldn't be after every BM. Br... Read More
A 49-year-old female asked:
Dr. Stephen Jarrard
General Surgery 21 years experience
Keep stool soft: No, but i would take MiraLAX (polyethylene glycol) or some gentle laxative on a daily basis, and keep your self well hydrated. Also consider adding s... Read More
A 31-year-old male asked:
Dr. Jovita Anyanwu
Internal Medicine 30 years experience
Could be: Lack of activity, eating dry food, drinking less fluids, less fiber in the diet, eating very small amount of food can contribute to constipation.
A 28-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jovita Anyanwu
Internal Medicine 30 years experience
See: A GI specialist. Try high fiber soft diet, drink plenty of fluids and increase activity level. Your GI May place you on stool softener, laxatives and ... Read More
A 39-year-old female asked:
Dr. Weiguo Li
Family Medicine 26 years experience
Veg and fruit: Constipation always worries parents. Encourage kid to eat more veg and fruit, and water. Prone juice helps too. Or otc MiraLAX (polyethylene glycol) m... Read More
A female asked:
Dr. Thomas Wright
Phlebology 29 years experience
Get treatment pl: you can treat the constipation with over the counter laxative . i prefer Milk of magnesia (magnesium hydroxide) . several treatments for pin worms are... Read More
A 88-year-old male asked:
Dr. Kimberly Stone
General Surgery 12 years experience
Hard to tell: Difficult to say without an examination, but you could have a small infection that is draining pus (area would be red and tender). If that is the cas... Read More

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