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A 41-year-old male asked:

Immediate rush for bowel after lunch(my first meal).1st poop. mucusy/mushy-bristol 6/pungent stool/bright-dark yellow. 4-5/week. little cramp/bloat in lower abd,relieve wth bowel.no blood.no (anemia/wt loss/pain).on & off since may20. cancer symp ?

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Dr. Gurmukh Singh
Pathology 51 years experience
Not likely: What you described is neither suggestive of cancer nor does it exclude it. You may wish to ask your doctor for a stool test for blood. If your doctor advises getting a colonoscopy, that would be a good investigation. Have a healthy diet, exercise 30 minutes/day, drink plenty of water daily so your urine is mostly colorless, have safe sex, no tobacco alcohol weed or street drugs.
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