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Fixation With Sticking Stuff Up Rectum
cauliflower ear the surgeon cut along the ear crease and removed cartilage clot,then stitched up with bolsters. missed appointment bandages stuck?
7" skin colored item passed from rectum after treatment of constipation. Solid, does not break up like stool. Able to lift out of toilet. Concern?
Pain in rectum sometimes after bowel movement. Few times had clear stuff in toilet or loosely attached to stool with small amount of blood. Causes?
Several possible: if any bleeding then inflammatory bowel disease would fit well--a serious autoimmune disease with a strong increased risk of needing surgery and/or cancer. BUT, also possible is irritable bowel syndrome with exactly these symptoms, NO inflammation, tests all negative, colonoscopy negative. would need a colonoscopy to tell which. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
At work cutting stuff with sizzers. Look down 3 min latter and finger tips dripping blood. Happened 3 times, never felt a pain reaction. Why no pain?
Constipation. Abdominal distension. 2x bm/mo only with laxative.Extremely painful with a lot of red blood in toilet. Anus feels pushed out (?).
Bad constipation: You may have hemorrhoids from all the straining. You need a better bowel regimen of medicine to have more frequent bowel movements. Stool softeners (like colace) do little to help. Try mirilax (you can take daily and very safe but take few days to work). You should also try an enema daily. If these don't work, then strong meds like magnesium citrate might be needed. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Kidney stint right side had 2 strings sticking out of penis one is up inside are they tied together to keep string from being pulled out?
Here are some...: The thread or string attached to ureteral stent is designed to pull the stent in 3-7 days by the patient or family as instructed or by professionals without out through cystoscopy. So please follow instructions from your urologist; if still in doubt, contact her/him. Clinically, you are expected to feel some change in the way you voids or some pain at the end of urination. ...Read more
Clear liquid diet 4d how long b4 bowels r cleaned out. Still passing stools small thin & mushy...Cld that be from old trapped stuff hx: diverticulitis?
Old food: 4 days of a clear liquid diet results in no residual non absorbable products in small intestine. When this liquid material is partially absorbed in the 12 or more feet of colon which contains suface colonocyte cells and bacterial, it comes out as you describe as small thin and mushy. Has nothing to do with a resolved diverticular problem. ...Read more
Why does loose stool always look like its made up of tiny strings?? Disintegrates immediately just looks like small strings clumped together. Not worm
I roll up tissue paper/ toilet paper to a point ,cleaning out the mucous /snot in my nose . sometimes I hit the sensitive tissue will it regenerate ?
No damage: As described, the sensitivity is stopping your advancing so it is being protected and there is no damage to require regeneration. ...Read more
I've been quite nauseous. Tummy feels blown up. Little poo comes out with lots of air with wisps and black spots.
Need to see doctor: You could have an ulcer or other cause of stomach distress. The black spots could be blood so it is best to see a doctor as soon as possible for an exam. Until you get in you could take omeprazole for stomach acid and a probiotic. These may give you some relief until you can be seen by a doctor. ...Read more
Treatment options of internal and external hemerroids. Difficulty passing stool, even if stool is soft. Stool pushes like a bubble up into virgina.
Spitting up fresh, bright red chunks of liver looking phlegm. Not just a little. Looks like a ball of liver broke up in pieces and was coughing up ?
Need to go to ER : Or doc if open right away. Needs immediate evaluation. Please go. ...Read more
Sutures from Lumbar CSF Leak Repair removed yesterday...it's ~2" long & bottom goes into top of gluteal cleft. Base looks like it's opening despite Steri Strips & Butterfly Closures. What can I do?
You should call your: surgeon for guidance but sometimes a wound can spread in spite of that type of closure if there is strain on the wound. As long as there is no drainage or reddening of the wound or any increasing pain, fevers, chills or sweats-it should be ok but check with your surgeon just to make sure. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Feeling something out of vagina, fleshy. Cervix is close to opening. Pain with intercourse, pelvic pain, difficulty with emptying. Suggestions?
After 25yrs of very man.Labor, my lft hand smtms locks in the position of object im grabbing.Hurts 2 pry it open.."?"
My BM will start kinda formed but soft. Then turn into fluffy pieces. Then end with floating stool. Looks greasy. This be from ibs? Or thoughts
More of diet related: There are 2 types of IBS IBSc and IBSd your presentation does not fit any of them ...Read more
Pointy "flap" of something sticking out from gum after dentist cleaning. Sharp at end and flexible. Doesn't hurt unless pushed on. What is this?
Gum Tissue ?: Could be your gums are inflamed and you have a pocket there. It's best to ask the dentist who did the cleaning. ...Read more
There's an off-white rectangular thing sticking up vertically in the back of my throat. It's hard to swallow. Does anything immediately come to mind?
2 weeks with swollen, extremely painful, non-visible, quarter-sized lump inside/to the left of anus. Hurts to sit etc, bloody discharge all day.Cause?
Perianal abcess: The possibility of this being a perianal abcess is strong. It is similar to having a boil on the skin but this is in anal area. Please see a colo-rectal surgeon for the incision and drainage. If you can not wait for an appointment go to ER and they may be able to help you out over there. ...Read more