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white discharge during bowel movement

A 27-year-old female asked:
Dr. Charles Cattano
38 years experience Gastroenterology
Mucus with 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 30-year-old female asked:
Dr. Philip Miller
46 years experience Family Medicine
Mucous: Although this may be rectal mucous, you should be aware that any type of anal intercourse can theorectically cause an infection. I advise a anal/recta ... Read More
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A 25-year-old female asked:
Dr. James Ferguson
45 years experience Pediatrics
Needs an evaluation: Your description is confusing but suggests you have a peri-rectal fistula or tract connected to something inside. This should be evaluated before it d ... Read More
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A male asked:
Dr. Kimberly Ramsdell
24 years experience Pediatrics
White discharge: This may be mucus, especially if you're straining to have bowel movements. If this only appeared after treatment of pinworms, it could me medicine r ... Read More
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A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. Charles Davant
48 years experience Family Medicine
???: Straining increases pressure in pelvis so could increase vaginal discharge. Any other symptoms? Could be 'normal'.
A 41-year-old male asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
24 years experience Psychiatry
This requires: Medical evaluation especially if you have engaged in unprotected sex (particularly anal receptive).
A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Darrin Cunningham
29 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
No: Is this a rectal or vaginal discharge? Neither should be a sign of miscarriage however.
A 33-year-old male asked:
Dr. Jeff Livingston
21 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Needs evaluation: Irregular periods are one of the most common problems obgyns treat. If this is one time problem it usually resolves on its own. If this is a recurring ... Read More
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A 33-year-old female asked:
Dr. Vicki Levine
40 years experience Dermatology
See a doctor: You could have hemmorhoids or an infection.See a gasteroenterologist.
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A 38-year-old male asked:
Dr. Robert Killian
27 years experience General Practice
Prostate Fluid: This is common. It is prostate fluid, semen and sperm.
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A member asked:
Dr. Bac Nguyen
22 years experience Family Medicine
Pain vs no pain? : Bleeding with bm and if associated with much pain, likely anal fissure and/or external hemorrhoids. Internal hemorrhoid usually does not hurt and bloo ... Read More
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A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. John Munshower
29 years experience Family Medicine
Rectal bleeding: Any blood after or with bm is not normal. Get seen by a GI dr, . For an evaluation to ascertain where the bleeding is coming from, be it a hemorrhoid/ ... Read More
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A 37-year-old female asked:
Dr. Milroy Samuel
23 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Hmmm: Unlikely worms unless you live in a tropical area where worm infection is high. Most likely this is temporary. A stool study may be helpful if persis ... Read More
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A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
24 years experience Psychiatry
Med eval.: This requires medical evaluation.
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A 50-year-old member asked:
Dr. Robert Cloud
40 years experience Colon and Rectal Surgery
Anal discharge: Could just be inflamed hemorrhoids, but at age 44, you should see a colon & rectal specialist for further evaluation. Most likely that evaluation ... Read More
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A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
24 years experience Psychiatry
Cehck for blood: This might represent bleeding (or discoloration from food, beverages or medication). It is pretty easy to have your stool checked for blood. Contact y ... Read More
A 42-year-old male asked:
Dr. Sarosh Batlivala
15 years experience Pediatric Cardiology
Unsure: I would recommend you discuss this with your physician. Penile discharge with wiping your bottom may be related to your prostate, but may be related ... Read More
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A 38-year-old male asked:
Dr. Gary Flashner
40 years experience Family Medicine
Normal stool: Normal stool contains many components that vary in appearance and color. If normal stool is spread thin (such as on a microscope slide), a yellow co ... Read More
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A 30-year-old female asked:
Dr. Asha Kamnani
42 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Maybe: It really depends on the entire clinical picture. If you are having chronic pelvic pain and then yes, painful bowel movement can indicate endometriosi ... Read More
A 42-year-old female asked:
Dr. Edgar Mendizabal
54 years experience Internal Medicine
Not normal: Visit gynecologist.
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A 36-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jeff Livingston
21 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Get checked: If you are concerned that you are passing your mucous plug or that your discharge may not be normal then please get checked by your obgyn.
A 57-year-old male asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
24 years experience Psychiatry
Hello, : Hello, blood with bowel movements needs to be checked as does a significant change in bowel habitus. Please get this evaluated by your physician or a ... Read More
A 31-year-old female asked:
Dr. Oscar Novick
57 years experience Pediatrics
Paradoxical diarrhea: You may have a condition known as paradoxical diarrhea, where hard stool from constipation damages the lining of the rectum and causing loose stool to ... Read More
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A 56-year-old member asked:
Dr. Armen Margaryan
22 years experience Nephrology and Dialysis
UTI: This sounds more like signs of urinary tract infection, you should have urine analysis and culture done.
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