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I often get yellow mucus in stool.bm reg.after 1-2 bm,rarely seen l'il deep blood mxd wth mucus.no abd pain/vomit.hb 14+.cbc/lipid/panc/hep/usg- ok.mild fatty liv & elev bili.on a diet frm april(low oil/fat/pro,nojunk) & lost 16(219-203)lbs.is it ca?

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Dr. Rebecca Gliksman answered

Specializes in Internal Medicine

Mucus stool hi bili: Constipation? may be hemorrhoids, or food intolerances , or polyp or proctitis, ileitis . Is it blood in stool or food residuals? Would f/u/ w/ GI for colonoscopy Have you had elevated bili before? That is not usual unless lifelong ( disease like Gilbert's, G6PD, thalasemia). Could be hemolysis, did they check pancreas? bile duct? on meds like gemfibrizol? alcohol ? f/u w/ GI

Answered 1/22/2021



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