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A 24-year-old male asked:
Dr. Myron Arlen
64 years experience Surgical Oncology
Probably not: Cause of mucus in stool usually secondary to an inflammatory process such as colitis. This could also causes loose stools. Most Ca's are asymptoma ... Read More

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A 24-year-old male asked:
Dr. Krishna Kumar
55 years experience Psychiatry
Hypochondrasis: I feel your distress about having Colon cancer. Relax about “No family history. Cancer or IBS” Feel good about lack of abdominal pain, bloody stools, ... Read More
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A 24-year-old male asked:
Dr. Laurence Badgley
53 years experience General Practice
IBS: 24 y male has chronic loose stools, recently with "mucus", and has had a negative clinical work-up for Irritable Bowel Disease, IBD. These ... Read More
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A 34-year-old male asked:
Dr. Gurmukh Singh
49 years experience Pathology
Constipation: You may better off by increasing your fiber and water intake. You may take a fiber laxative like Metamucil and drink enough water daily so that your u ... Read More
A 24-year-old female asked:
Dr. Martin Raff
56 years experience Infectious Disease
Enteritis: Without knowing what symptoms you have can only say that mucous in the stool is not normal. Did your doctor check for occult blood? Have you had a cha ... Read More
A 52-year-old female asked:
Dr. Hunter Handsfield
53 years experience Infectious Disease
See a doctor: Most likely no single health problem is causing all these symptoms. Strong urine odor usually means dehydration, i.e. not taking in enough fluids. Oth ... Read More
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Dr. Roji Andrews
29 years experience Pediatrics
Unlikely: Laxatives typically do not cause mucus in stool. It could be from another cause.
A 1-year-old male asked:
Dr. David Ziring
21 years experience Pediatric Gastroenterology
If he: Is one year old, it may be little more than a food that didn't agree with him, or a virus. If he's younger, closer to 2-3 months, it could be milk pro ... Read More
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A 34-year-old female asked:
Dr. Gurmukh Singh
49 years experience Pathology
No: But depending on the test method there are other causes of false positive. Did you do a guiac test of FIT test. FIT test has fewer false positives, bu ... Read More
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Dr. Georgia Latham
35 years experience Family Medicine
Irritable bowel synd: Irritable bowel syndrome (IBS) is a common condition in which there are recurrent episodes of stomach pain associated with a change in stool consisten ... Read More
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