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what causes anal leakage
A 16-year-old male asked:
32 years experience Psychiatry
Anal leakage: Oily anal discharge can be related to inflammation in the large bowel, steatorrhea, or consuming large quantities of deep sea fish (keriorrhea).
A 42-year-old member asked:
38 years experience Colon and Rectal Surgery
Need CR doctor: This is unusual in men. Often related to diet: high in fat, low in fiber, often drink beer and/or lots of caffeine. You need a diagnostic exam first t ... Read More
A 19-year-old male asked:
41 years experience Colon and Rectal Surgery
Many causes...: Many things can cause anal "leakage", ranging from internal hemorrhoids to anal abscesses or rectal prolapse. Some of these will improve enough that ... Read More
44 years experience Internal Medicine
Feces leaking out: The involuntary loss of fecal material from the anus results in brown staining or feces on your underwear. Most often it is caused by some damage to t ... Read More
A 18-year-old female asked:
56 years experience Infectious Disease
Diarrhea/menses: These are not likely related, but two different conditions. If the diarrhea continues unabated go and see your PCP and have this evaluated.
A 18-year-old male asked:
15 years experience Colon and Rectal Surgery
See a doctor: No help to provide in a forum like this. Go see a proctologist.
A 42-year-old female asked:
A Verified Doctor answered
Discharge: I would be concerned for something called colitis. I would see your PCP for a referral to a gastroenterologist.
A 36-year-old member asked:
53 years experience Infectious Disease
Yeast seems unlikely: This may be possible, but I doubt yeast is the most likely explanation. Some other infection or inflammatory bowel disease may be more likely. If you ... Read More
A 20-year-old female asked:
42 years experience Cardiac Electrophysiology
There are many: possible causes including STDs. It would be best to make an appointment for an evaluation by a health care provider in order to avoid missing somethin ... Read More
A 43-year-old male asked:
46 years experience Family Medicine
Not usually: It is important to note the meds do not usually. If you are having anal intercourse, it is more likely infection that is causing this. You need to see ... Read More
A 44-year-old member asked:
25 years experience Internal Medicine
Mucous: Diarrhea and mucous in stool could point to certain infections, maldigestions, or infalmmatory disorders.
What other symptoms do you have?
Is it is ... Read More
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