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what do i do if I have black tarry stools, bloody stool and mucus in stool

A 18-year-old male asked:
Dr. Sewa Legha
50 years experience Medical Oncology
Need medical checkup: You have some serious symptoms like blood in your stools which require urgent check up by your doctor. if you do not have a PCP, go to the Emergency R ... Read More

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A 19-year-old male asked:
Dr. Myron Arlen
64 years experience Surgical Oncology
May be low CBC: If symptoms new then one must look into pathology in bowel, with mucus representing draining off a developing lesion. One should have CAT scan of abd ... Read More
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A 22-year-old female asked:
Dr. M. Hytham Beck
43 years experience General Surgery
See a doc: you can stay on liquid diet eat yogurt avoid greasy and spicy food have you visited any third world country for any reason including mexico even for a ... Read More
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Dr. Jovita Anyanwu
30 years experience Internal Medicine
See a GI: Establishing presence or absence of significant GI diseases like Celiac disease or IBD or Malabsorption syndromes could be helpful
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A 21-year-old female asked:
Dr. Richard Bensinger
52 years experience Ophthalmology
Needs evaluation: You should consult with a gastroenterologist. This could be an inflammatory bowel disease which will require treatment to prevent anemia, worsening o ... Read More
A 21-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jonah Essers
18 years experience Pediatric Gastroenterology
Testing: Time for your doctor to see you. You need blood and stool testing to determine if this is infection or chronic inflammatory disease. You may also need ... Read More
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A 21-year-old female asked:
Dr. Marsha Davis
28 years experience Internal Medicine
Realize you are not: In immediate danger. That should help you avoid a panic attack. There is a reason for bloody mucous and it does need to be checked out but it is not g ... Read More
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A 21-year-old female asked:
Dr. Hunter Handsfield
53 years experience Infectious Disease
Proctitis? Colitis?: You have some sort of serious inflammation of the rectum (proctitis) or colon i.e. lower intestine (colitis). Most likely inflammatory bowel disease, ... Read More
A 25-year-old female asked:
Dr. Dean Giannone
25 years experience Internal Medicine
Gastroenteritis.: Sounds like gastroenteritis, which could be viral or food borne. If your symptoms persist beyond seven days, see a doctor. Drink plenty of fluids wh ... Read More
A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. Sidney Vinson
27 years experience Gastroenterology
Yes: It is never normal to see blood in your stool. This is a common symptom of proctitis or hemorrhoids but further evaluation is needed with a colonoscop ... Read More
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A 21-year-old female asked:
Dr. Elden Rand
21 years experience Cardiology
Complete eval: Expect a full medical history and gastrointestinal physical examination. Depending on findings, may recommend labs or colonoscopy.
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