A 44-year-old female asked:
i am experiencing loose bowel right now with mild pain at the left side of my stomach my stool test shows occasional rbc and few pus but neg of amoeba?
1 doctor answer
Dr. Brett Kalmowitz answered
21 years experience Gastroenterology
More testing: With diarrhea, blood in the stool and pus (inflammation), an infection is the most likely diagnosis. There are other infections that need to be excluded but a colonoscopy may need to be considered to exclude other things (inflammatory bowel disease, malignancy).
Answered on Jan 30, 2014
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