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A 39-year-old male asked:
Dr. Charles Cattano
38 years experience Gastroenterology
Could be grease or..: Are you seeing oily stools with floating oil droplets (which implies fat maldigestion from use of dietary fat blockers, pancreatic &/or biliary diseas ... Read More
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A 42-year-old female asked:
Dr. David Drewitz
26 years experience Gastroenterology
Probably mucus...: Some of the normal cells lining the colon and rectum secrete mucous to lubricate the passage. Occasionally this shows up in, or around the stool and ... Read More
A 26-year-old female asked:
Dr. David Duncan m.d.
41 years experience Family Medicine
Grandmothers say: Its probably your diet. They are mostly right on this topic. Its also summer and hot in most places so you are likely to get dehydrated making BM mo ... Read More
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A 23-year-old female asked:
Dr. Richard Rafoth
50 years experience Gastroenterology
Need a rectal look: This could all be from constipation and stool in the rectum leading to a feeling of needing to go - but with the stool so hard it doesn't pass easily ... Read More
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A 39-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ahmet Aybar
30 years experience Pediatric Gastroenterology
Blood in stools: You should see a GI specialist ASAP. There are many reasons that may cause the symptom you are mentioning and need o be worked up. Do not delay it, ma ... Read More
A 39-year-old female asked:
Dr. Phillip Goebel
15 years experience Emergency Medicine
Hemorrhoids : Hemorrhoids and anal fissures can cause those symptoms.
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A 27-year-old male asked:
Dr. Ahmad Ibrahim
18 years experience Urgent Care
Normal: Stool passes through the rectum which stimulates your prostate. This can be normal for some people. Good luck.
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A 26-year-old male asked:
Dr. Richard Zimon
58 years experience Internal Medicine
This should: not be happening at YOUR AGE! Speak with your Family Physician about having some testing for IBS -C (Irritable Bowel Syndrome-Constipation) THERE IS ... Read More
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A 54-year-old male asked:
Dr. Visalakshi Vallury
23 years experience Family Medicine
Evaluation: Dark slimy changes in the bowel movement raise concern for bleeding. This needs for further evaluation ASAP
A 35-year-old female asked:
Dr. David Drewitz
26 years experience Gastroenterology
No...: Passage of oil droplets in the stools is abnormal and indicates either maldigestion or malabsorption of fat. Maldigestion of fats more often might oc ... Read More
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