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Could Strong Bowel Movements Cause Problems With My Renal Stent
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
Had ercp w/ manometry 6 days ago. Still have not had a bowel movement. Taking stool softeners. Should I use an enema? Stent that should come out.
They're connected: What goes in must come out. Large meals result in large stools; small meals result in small stools. ...Read more
Unlikely: If you have a coccyx that is curved in, then short of any injury/fracture it has probably been that way since you were born. So unless you have always had problems, it is probably from another cause. Consider further work up. ...Read more
I've had a hysterectomy removing all but my ovaries, I have a cystocele can this cause problems with having regular bowel movements?
Here are some. ..: Analyzing the sequence of events specifically in relation with the function of urination and BM before & after simple total hysterectomy without ovarian removal will get a glimpse & suspicion of its potential negative impacts, which may be expected but widely vary among individuals in severity. So, with these in mind, seek pro-evaluation to deduce possible clinical significance for reasonable Rx. ...Read more
I suffer from excruciating pain during my bowel movements and I see blood on the toilet paper. The pain seems to be coming from the right side of my anus and it occurs only during bowel movements. I had this problem for a while. What may be the cause?
Pain with stool.: This scenario would be consistent with either internal hemorrhoids or anal fissure. Treatments exist for each, so your doctor should be made aware of this. ...Read more
Could a bowel movement in sleep, that does not wake you, be caused by stress or psychiatric problems? Or what is the chance it is nocturnal seizure?
I've never had problems with bowel movements before. Yesterday I did not know I had to poop until I felt it running down my leg. What causes this?
Stool incontinence: Could be serious and definitely embarassing problem. Most likely it is caused by defective sensory mechanism of anal sphincter. Consult with a colo-rectal surgeon. ...Read more
What can be the cause of lower back pain with problem with bowel movements and I have tingling in my feet.?
Several things: These symptoms require a thorough evaluation to find out what's going on and what can be done for you. ...Read more
Does bad digestion or intestinal problems cause acne and/clogged pores? I have weird bowel movements and clogged pores/mild acne all over my face
Acne: Discuss these issues with a board certified dermatologist who can examine your skin. ...Read more
Great. Why question?: Stools dessicated, less mucus, diet changes, altered microbiota, altered GI transit? Need lots more information from you to place your question in context, but what you've described is not a bad thing. Here's maybe a helpful website: http://www. Howtowipeyourbutt. Com/ ...Read more
Painful and extremely painful bowel movements can be caused by hemorroids, anal fissure, proctitis, anorectal abscess, acute prostatitis and anal and rectal cancer
the pain can vary from slight to extreme depending on how advance the condition is
some other causes are crohns disease, ulcerative colitis and endometriosis. ...Read more
Consistency?: If normal/soft in consistency, it may be your normal. Color should be normal, as well as lack of other symptoms like pain. ...Read more
If you fall and break your tailbone, could it somehow cause an obstruction to bowel movements? If so, how could it be fixed?
Your body is hardwired to increase activity in your bowels when you eat. This is called the Gastrocolic reflex. This reflex is most obvious in babies. When you feed a baby it frequently isn't long before you are changing their diaper. It happens in adults also but its usually less obvious. You can read more about it here:
http://en. Wikipedia. Org/wiki/Gastrocolic_reflex
Best wishes! ...Read more
I eat only junk food and high fatty foods. Could this cause oil slick in toilet after bowel movement?
Good fat vs.: Bad fat. Bad fat in junk food can result in greasy bowel movements and overall deterioration in health. Good fat such as found in coconut oil and olive oil will increase the probability of good health and give you a feeling of satiety so you are not so hungry. Try to eat better now or you may pay for it later. Peace and good health. ...Read more
Queasiness, loose bowel movements accompanied with bright blood. What could be the problem. Should I be worried?
Yes: But only if the blood is not coming from a local source like hemorrhoids or an anal fissure. Bright red blood in the stools could be a signal for the presence of conditions needing urgent management and you should definitely see a GI doctor to make certain that this is not one of them. Good luck. ...Read more
Vagnial burning irreagular bowel movement poking feeling around liver what could this be or is it all diff problems?
May be different: Three symptoms in 3 parts of the body may be different problems (but sometimes are related). A primary care doctor can sit down and hear the whole story to see what is going on. A symptom-diary, where each symptom is written on a calendar, is often helpful. A primary care doctor, instead of an ob-gyn, may be of more help here, because 2 of the symptoms involve places outside of the female organs. ...Read more
What could cause loose, greenish yellow, pussy bowel movements with unusually foul odor? Just came on. Not feeling that sick.
Good question: Chances are that if this is a never before symptom then it has been caused by something ingested. Get to see your family physician or a gastroenterologist very soon. ...Read more
I have irregular bowel movements. I have soft stool that is hard to pass and few tiny stool comes out. What could be the problem?
What could be the cause of Ammonium smelling urine? And mucus in bowel movements? Could the two symptoms be connected to the same cause?
Having real problems with reflux and bowel movements have changed to tan colour could there be a connection ppi medication doesn't work?
See answer: Likely reflux and tan stools aren't related. Having tan stools occasionally can be normal. But if the change is persistent it can indicate a problem in the hepatobiliary system (liver, gallbladder and bile ducts) causing an obstruction to the flow of bile, and you should see a physician. For detailed advice on reflux see http://bit. Ly/ZquHBK and http://bit. Ly/1KQEMhN ...Read more
About 7 months ago I noticed that my ovaries had an achy feeling after sex. They even sometimes hurt during bowel movements. What could cause that?
Pelvic pain: Pelvic pain requires an extensive work up to determine the cause. Schedule a visit with an obgyn to begin the process. ...Read more
What could be the cause for when I try and have a bowel movement it looks like off white tissue and my stomach has been giving me off and on pain??
Last month I had a change in my bowel movements. I was finding white tissue attached to my stool and still am every so often. What could cause this?
Interesting!: This could be any number of issues- You will need to see your physician to be evaluated. White "tissue" could be food debris, toilet paper, even intestinal parasites! The only way to know is to discuss this with your physician. He/She may ask for a stool sample to analyze in the lab. ...Read more
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