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Gay Bowel Syndrome
I am a gay teenager. Ok i was experimenting with a dildo. Rounded not sharp. I feel kind of weird can this puncture my intestine and can I die?
Unlikely: Thank you for reaching out about this. While it is unlikely that a dildo will perforate your intestine, signs of perforation could include abdominal pain, rectal bleeding, and a fever. If you experience any of those, go to the emergency room and tell them what's happened. It is important they know what happened. In general, it's wise to use lots of lube and only toys with a flared base. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
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
NBS: Part of the opioid bowel dysfunction are manifest as constipation, nausea, bloating, constipation and pain.When pain is the predominant symptom, the condition has been termed narcotic bowel syndrome (nbs). It does not go away if you increase narcotic dose diagnosis is the concomitant use of narcotics, normal labs, xray with pseudoocclusive syndrome. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
See a doctor: If the doctor and find the true cause, usually can be treated with medication. You need to see a doctor to find the true cause. ...Read more
Very different.: C difficile is an infection that produces pain and diarrhea most often in the setting of hospitalization and antibiotic use. Ibs is a functional disorder - no infection - which may produce constipation, diarrhea or alernating stool pattern. In ibs symptoms often get better with eating or defecating. Not so with c diff. ...Read more
Too Little Intestine: Certain medical conditions require emergency removal of a significant amount of the small intestine. We see this in infancy associated with necrotizing enterocolitis and in adults when the blood supply to the small intestine is cut-off. The small bowel is responsible for digesting nutrients within our diet; if a lot of the small intestine is missing, nutritional deficiencies occur. ...Read more
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Insufficient bowel: Short bowel is the condition where too much intestine is removed resulting in insufficient ability to maintain nutrition. Conditions such as ischemia or crohn's disease can require large resections of bowel resulting in this condition. Often, patients require special medications to rehab their remaining bowel, peripheral nutrition, or even small bowel transplants. ...Read more
Irriatable bowel syndrome what kinds foods should I eat and other things i can do to ease symptoms
IBS ,SPASTIC COLON: Avoid caffienated , carbonated beverages, sugarless gum , mint and chocolate. ...Read more
I was recently diagnosed with Short Gut/Bowel Syndrome. Are there any doctors in the orlando area that can treat me.
Online resources: There are multiple online resources to find doctors with all specialities in geographic locations, such as webMD's physician directory, doctorfinder of AMA or doctorDirectory.comding, locateAdoctor.com. Healthtap also facilitates referrals if needed. ...Read more
Abdominal Discomfort: Ibs is a functional disorder affecting how food moves through your GI tract. Lower abdominal pain, cramping, bloating with diarrhea, constipation or both are common signs. It can be triggered by stress/anxiety or different foods. The diagnosis is usually made by ruling out other disorders. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers