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What is the best treatment for Mucus in stool

A 32-year-old male asked:
Dr. Kenny Chuu
Internal Medicine 13 years experience
Hard to say: Hi JonT, Sorry to hear that you have been feeling poorly. I think this is a topic better discussed in depth with your primary physician. "Pseudo narro... Read More
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A 18-year-old female asked:
Dr. David Ziring
Pediatric Gastroenterology 23 years experience
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 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. Mark Gromisch
39 years experience
? colitis: Pink mucus in the stool suggests mucus mixed with blood. This is often associate with different inflammatory causes i.e. ulcerative colitis, infectio... Read More
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A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
Psychiatry 26 years experience
Stool: Mucus is a lubricant in our GI tract – so a small amounts needn't be a concern. However if there are large amounts of mucus especially if associated w... Read More
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A 38-year-old female asked:
Dr. Benjamin Hayek
Internal Medicine 46 years experience
Should be evaluated: There can be multiple reasons for mucous in the stool and further reasons why it is orange in color. Causes of mucous in the stool can range from beni... Read More
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A 45-year-old female asked:
Dr. Oscar Novick
Pediatrics 59 years experience
Suppositories: Yes it is quite possible that the oil and mucus in your stooll, is due to suppositories.
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A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. Charles Cattano
Gastroenterology 40 years experience
Mucus on stool: Mucus discharge occurs in up to 50% of patients with irritable bowel syndrome, with or without pain. Mucus may also be produced in response to partial... Read More
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A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Michael Stern
Surgery 11 years experience
Blood yes: Hemorrhoids can bleed - as many internal hemorrhoids to. Internal hemorrhoids are inside and only sometimes come outside. These usually don't hurt b... Read More
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A 29-year-old male asked:
Dr. Marsha Davis
Internal Medicine 29 years experience
See your: Doc for an eval. You might need a colonoscopy to tell what is going on. It could be nothing serious to a colitis or other more rare problem. Don't cro... Read More
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A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Colton Bradshaw
Specializes in Pediatrics
Perhaps...: Enemas are almost never used in my pediatric practice, so the 1st concern is what triggered the need for an enema? I would never recommend an enema f... Read More
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