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A 26-year-old female asked:

I am experiencing a thick, sticky, stringy mucus in stool, this has been for minimum of two months. i occasionally see dark red blood along with this.

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Dr. Arthur Heller
Gastroenterology 44 years experience
See md: several possibilities including infection, parasites, inflammation, polyps, etc.Tumors/cancers less likely at your age, but not impossble.Dark red blood is a more concerning symptom/sign. Get examined
Last updated Nov 28, 2017


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