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my poop is not coming out

A 42-year-old male asked:
Dr. Leonard Metildi
44 years experience General Surgery
Probably IBS: Most likely you have irritable bowel. This is usually caused by not having enough dietary fiber. Other causes of diarrhea are lactose intolerance, inf ... Read More

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Dr. Videh Mahajan
24 years experience Internal Medicine
Bleeding per rectum: Needs evaluation. Could be as simple as hemorrhoids or as serious as colon cancer.
A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. Allan Goldstein
55 years experience Internal Medicine
Constipation: Lots of liquids, vegetables, fruits and cereals---if doesn't work see your doctor.
A 24-year-old male asked:
Dr. David Drewitz
26 years experience Gastroenterology
Not enough...: Constipation is usually the result of not enough water or fiber in your diet. You should be consuming at least 64 ounces of water and 25 - 30 grams o ... Read More
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A 45-year-old male asked:
Dr. Alvin Lin
Dr. Alvin Lin answered
29 years experience Geriatrics
Diarrhea: Chronic diarrhea should be evaluated as to cause especially infection. It's common after bowel resection and gall bladder surgery. Antibiotics can act ... Read More
A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. Arthur Heller
42 years experience Gastroenterology
Really?: White poop can be from barium tests; clay colored (pale)poop can be from bile blockage. Some antacids can cause white poop. Pale yellowish (foul smel ... Read More
A 30-year-old member asked:
Dr. Pavel Conovalciuc
22 years experience Family Medicine
Color: What color do you expect it to be? Normally, it is dark because of the presence of bilirubin biproduct, stercobilin. I'd be concerned if it were "ligh ... Read More
A 21-year-old male asked:
Dr. Vahe Yetimyan
50 years experience General Practice
Fast transit time: can do this ( IBD, celiac, food allergies ). A fast transit time (shorter than 10 hours) means food is passing through your system too quickly. Not en ... Read More
A 44-year-old male asked:
Dr. Victor Yang
36 years experience Gastroenterology
No issues: Stool color is determined by the foods you ingest and the bacterial flora in your gut. It can vary from yellow to green to brown. I would be concerned ... Read More
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A 28-year-old male asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
24 years experience Psychiatry
If constipated?: Stay well hydrated (at least 8 - 8 ounces glasses of water per day). Try to get in 5 servings of vegetables and 4 servings of fruit per day – get that ... Read More

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