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What causes a clear fluid to discharge from rectum when having a bowel movement?

What causes a clear fluid to discharge from rectum when having a bowel movement?

Mucus: Clear fluid usually is mucus and if you have it all the time it needs to be investigated by your doctor as it may be infectious colitis or inflammatory bowel disease like ulcerative colitis or crohns disease.You need evaluation and may be colonoscopy by a gasteroenterologist. ...Read more

Intestine (Definition)

The gastrointestinal tract starts at the mouth, travel down the tunnel (esophagus), which connects to the stomach, which then empties into the duodenum, jejunum, and ileum---the three parts of the small intestine (@25 feet). This empties into the colon or large intestine (about 5 feet), which then becomes the sigmoid colon, rectum and out the anus. So, every morsel eaten ...Read more


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I sometimes have clear penile discharge when straining during a bowel movement, is this normal?

I sometimes have clear penile discharge when straining during a bowel movement, is this normal?

Clear OK: It is likely from the bm pushing against your prostate on its way out and is normal. If changes color / volume / odor or becomes painful, then be concerned. ...Read more

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Clear anal mucus discharge 2X a week, with or without a bowel movement . No pain. Had a normal colonoscopy 2 years ago. Any suggestions?

Clear anal mucus discharge 2X a week, with or without a bowel movement . No pain. Had a normal colonoscopy  2 years ago. Any suggestions?

Many causes: This is generally due to normal mucous production which is abnormally expressed (poor sphincter tone, anal blockage) vs abnormal mucous production due to infection or inflammation. Intermittent nature (2X a week) is reassuring. Presume no blood. Would probably at least do flexible sigmoidoscopy even though colonoscopy only 2 years ago. See your provider when able. ...Read more

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I'm a alcoholic and i don't take care of my health ...I can't control my bowel movements any more and I have discharge white clear and green in it?

I'm a alcoholic and i don't take care of my health ...I can't control my bowel movements any more and I have discharge white clear and green in it?

Need help: It is time for you to start taking care of yourself. The alcoholism can affect your liver and that may cause bowel issues to start as well, with the types of discharge you are having. Get treated as alcoholism is a serious condition that needs aggressive treatment, but the first step starts with you. God bless, best wishes. ...Read more

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Bright red blood in clear vaginal discharge, more so after bowel movements. Extreme pain in middle pelvic area for past few days as well.

Bright red blood in clear vaginal discharge, more so after bowel movements. Extreme pain in middle pelvic area for past few days as well.

See physician: I would recommend you see your regular physician for an examination that includes an abdominal and pelvic examination. Especially since you described bright red blood and extreme pelvic pain. ...Read more

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White discharge after bowel movement Previously treated (following self diagnoses for pinworms) Not regular movements, every few days can you help ?

White discharge after bowel movement

Previously treated (following self diagnoses for pinworms)

Not regular movements, every few days

can you help ?

White discharge: This may be mucus, especially if you're straining to have bowel movements. If this only appeared after treatment of pinworms, it could me medicine related. I would suggest trying to get your bowel movements more regular quickly and see if your symptoms resolve. If not, or certainly if they worsen, you should head to your doctor and get stool culture performed. ...Read more

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It's a thick, clumpy, white discharge. It doesn't have a fishy smell but it's not a normal smell. Most noticeable in toilet after bowel movement?

It's a thick, clumpy, white discharge. It doesn't have a fishy smell  but it's not a normal smell.  Most noticeable in toilet after bowel movement?

Mucus with stool: Mucus discharge occurs in up to 50% of patients with irritable bowel syndrome, with or without pain. Mucus may also be produced in response to partial obstruction, chronic constipation, rectal dysfunction, infection, ; even from secretory villous tumors of the rectum. At the very least stool studies ; probably a sigmoidoscopy should be considered, but a more extensive evaluation may be warranted. ...Read more

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I have vaginal discgarge when I have bowel movement. Or when ever i push or bare down a whitish discharge comes out?

See GYN : Light white discharge may be normal. But may also be a sign of a vaginal infection, like a yeast infection. See your gyn to determine if your discharge is normal vaginal discharge vs infection. ...Read more

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Slimy offwhite color discharge from rectum when I push with no bowel movement. Sometimes it's brown but this time there was alot and it's off white?

Slimy offwhite color discharge from rectum when I push with no bowel movement. Sometimes it's brown but this time there was alot and it's off white?

Situation?: In this case it would be helpful to have some additional detail. For example, have you engaged in anal intercourse? Is there any pain when you go to the toilet? Are you constipated or have you had diarrhea? Any fever? Could the material have been expelled from the vagina while straining? These are a few things that come to mind. When in doubt, a physical exam will help you find answers. ...Read more

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Precum discharge after wiping the anus after a bowel movement?

Precum discharge after wiping the anus after a bowel movement?

Unsure: I would recommend you discuss this with your physician. Penile discharge with wiping your bottom may be related to your prostate, but may be related to other issues as well. A thorough history and physical exam, as well as any tests if necessary, are needed to help answer your question. ...Read more

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Opaque white discharge from anus? a one off but should I be worried? no bowel movement

Mucous: Although this may be rectal mucous, you should be aware that any type of anal intercourse can theorectically cause an infection. I advise a anal/rectal exam. ...Read more

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I had a preventative cerclage put in last Monday. I get some pinky discharge after a bowel movement is this normal?

I had a preventative cerclage put in last Monday. I get some pinky discharge after a bowel movement is this normal?

D/c where?: If the Pink d/c is rectal after the BM, that is not normal and needs to be evaluated for a rectal bleeding. If the D/c is pinkish from the vaginal area, just with recent surgery/?Stitching etc, than that may be normal. Be sure to follow-up with the dr. post procedure, to assure it is all healed up. best wishes. ...Read more

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After every bowel movement I have mucus discharge I'm bloated after eating eat very little but gaining weight what is my diagnosis?

After every bowel movement I have mucus discharge I'm bloated after eating eat very little but gaining weight what is my diagnosis?

R/O IBS: IBS = irritable bowel syndrome is a diagnosis of exclusion. SX can be managed You need a full exam and blood work. Especially screen for H pylori . Also stool screen x 3 for occult blood /parasite/hpylori . you also need a baseline colonoscopy. While you are getting these items checked out you should stick to a gluten free high fiber diet . Ie gutbliss.com and Wholeapproach.com. Also 64-80oz water ...Read more

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Constant itchy/sore anus, painful bowel movement and urination, strong smelling discharge, been going on for 4 days. What is this? I'm very worried

Constant itchy/sore anus, painful bowel movement and urination, strong smelling discharge, been going on for 4 days. What is this? I'm very worried

Needs exam &culture: Strong smelling discharge needs to be evaluated with a culture and if you are sexually active to rule out STD. The painful urination point towards a Urinary Infection and sore and itchy anus might be due to Hemorroids or anal fissure. I suggest you consult your doctor asap or go to ER and get checked and get appropriate tests and trestment as indicated ...Read more

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For the past few days my bowel movements have had white almost looks like pearls and when I wip there a white discharge what is that ?

For the past few days my bowel movements have had white almost looks like pearls and when I wip there a white discharge what is that ?

Mucus?: Mucus In small amounts is normal and not usually perceptible. Your colon and rectum can make more mucus if irritated. Do you have pain or loose bm? If not it may not be anything serious. Try to have a varied diet, increase fiber and less meats. If you're 50 or more in age, ensure you get your screening colonoscopy ...Read more

Discharge (Definition)

Discharge can be a noun or a verb; it has multiple meanings in physics, chemistry, military, and legal usage. The most common medical meaning is a substance that is being excreted. Examples: pus is the discharge from a pimple; a vaginal discharge can mean infection; an ear discharge can mean an infection of the outer ear tract; a nasal discharge ...Read more


Bowel (Definition)

The bowel is the intestinal tract in the body. The small intestine ...Read more