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A 27-year-old male asked:
Dr. Anthony Brignoni
35 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
No: When forcing a bowel movement , if contipated, this will excerpt pressure on the prostate gland which then you can have semen expelled. He should see ... Read More
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A 34-year-old female asked:
Dr. Wayne Ingram
Specializes in Obstetrics and Gynecology
Old blood: It is old leftover vaginal menstrual blood and tissue. The passage of stool "squeezes" the material out of the vagina.
A 29-year-old female asked:
Dr. Yasmin Pirani
17 years experience Family Medicine
Dermatitis.: You might have developed a perianal dermatitis. Make an appt with one of us and we can help you further.
A 18-year-old male asked:
Dr. Troy Reyna
44 years experience Pediatric Surgery
Fluid: Sounds like you need more fiber and fluid in your diet. Increase amounts of water in diet. And fresh fruits and veggies.
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A 18-year-old female asked:
Dr. Vicki Levine
41 years experience Dermatology
Possible infection: You should see your gynecologist to see if you have an infection. Your stool can be analyzed to see if anything is in there that needs to be treated.
A 37-year-old female asked:
Dr. Yvette Kratzberg
24 years experience Pediatrics
Yes: No stool for 7 days post birth might be a problem. Your Pediatrician will examine the baby, including his abdomen, rectum and overall condition. Make ... Read More
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A 18-year-old male asked:
Dr. Robert Kwok
33 years experience Pediatrics
No other disease?: 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
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A 58-year-old male asked:
Dr. Arthur Heller
43 years experience Gastroenterology
Can be: Soft stool can be a healthy finding. However, soft stool does not exclude the presence of other abnormalities, such as occult blood in the stool.
A 34-year-old female asked:
Dr. Michael Samach
50 years experience Gastroenterology
Several possibilitie: Stool can be dark from iron pills pepto bismol (bismuth subsalicylate) or foods like spinach. Black tarry stools may indicate bleeding from the stomac ... Read More
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A 21-year-old male asked:
Dr. Hamsa Jayaraj
54 years experience Internal Medicine
Multiple causes: How long did you have flat stools? Any other symptoms? Irritable bowel syndrome can cause flat stools for a long time.

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