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Hard Lumpy Stool
Ibs. Sometimes have hard bms. Sometimes soft loose. Sometimes very mushy green bile. Water looks very greasy oily. What causes this?
24 month boy. I've noticed dark grape like balls in stool. Very little stool with them. Mucus, globs of soft but solid rope twisted chunks. ?
Give more fiber+H2O: Important details: ? weight gain, abdominal pain? frequency of bm's? If your child is happy, stooling regularly and seems healthy, then stool appearance is less important. Many children this age are picky and eat less veggies and fruits which can either cause a large, hard stool or pellets. Mucous glands are present in the rectum to lubricate defecation. See doctor if child seems ill. ...Read more
My stool is never hard anymore. Always soft & mushy. Hard to pass. Why might this be? Sometimes easy cause it's thick watery.
Multiple reasons: Interfere diet has changed where you are not taking in adequate fiber will have soft and mushy stool. Also if there is a reason to have increased water in urine or stool from gastrointestinal disorder like malabsorption this could be the reason. Any reason that you might have developed diabetes? Has your fluid intake increased dramatically? ...Read more
Extreme anemia, pale stool with mucus always diaherra that's thin . Pelvic pain . When passing normal stool it's hard and i bleed.. Colon cancer?
Not likely: It is very unlikely that you have colon cancer. But if you have anemia and bleed on passing stool, you must see your doctor for an evaluation. It may be as simple as taking a fiber laxative to soften the stool and taking iron supplement to correct iron deficiency. However, that can only be determined after examining you and it has to be done in person by your doctor. ...Read more
Abdominal pain/tight around belly button, hard to pass worm shaped poop, explosive diarrhea. Have hemorrhoids. Hard to pass gas. Some foods upsetBelly?
Many reason for these symptoms: . The pain around the belly button is called Perry umbilical pain and usually associated with small intestinal cramping. This can occur as a result of food poisoning, viruses, inflammatory bowel disease, and sometimes even severe stress. Hemorrhoids are simply a symptom of poor nutrition along with lack of exercise. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
My stool turned from hard brown to very soft mushy light brown. Been like this for few months. Very mushy. Peanut better look texture. Somethin wrong?
Straining, bowel movement looked like rabbit droppings, feel incomplete but too hard to pass, dull abdomen pain, dark brown stool. Mild constipation?
Very distended belly, area around belly button is hard and lumpy and i've been having irregular bowel movements (not constipation). Any insight?
Burning after bowle movement. Little blood in stools. Mucus blood on tissue paper. Stools constintly charging from diarea to loose stools very gassy?
Should get evaulated: Being a 26 y/o female, it is likely that you have irritable bowel syndrome and with the frequent loose stools can cause significant anal/perianal irritation, at times bleeding from it. If you have been having symptoms for yrs, ibs is likley. If this is new, something else maybe causing your symptoms such as ulcerative colitis etc..I recommend consulting your doc for an eval. Good luck. ...Read more
Tiny pea size lump just inside anus/upon inspection looks blue?black? Sore to touch and very worried and also lump is hard not soft
Its an external: hemmorhoid, and it will go away in a week or so. Sit in a bathtub of warm water for 15 mins several times a day, and use anusol cream on it as the directions say. It will get more sore over the next few days. Take ibuprofen for pain. And keep your stools soft-drink lots of fluids and get a stool softener like colace(docusate sodium)and use it several times a day. You will gradually get better. ...Read more
Pain, bloating, gas, feeling full, fatigue, black stool, white specs in stool. Very nauseous. Abdomen very tender to touch. ?
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Constipated often (due to my diet) and sometimes my stool comes out extremely dark. I noticed hard (texture) white/cream seed things inside my stool.
Needs evaluation: Typically, bile produced in the liver and stored in the gall bladder is what makes stools brown, so white particulates may indicate the absence of bile. This might be due to liver or gall bladder problems. Other causes: certain drugs, inflammatory bowel disease, parasitic infections, fat malabsorption, severe lactose intolerance, undigested food. This needs evaluation by your doctor. Good luck! ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
My 3y/o daughter have been passing watery yellow stool or a firm but soft beige color like stool. But today she had a loose gray stool.whats wrong?ty
Many causes: There are many causes and the only way to come to a diagnosis would be to have her examined and also have microscopic examination of her stools. In addition to bacteria and viruses we also need to look for Giardia and amoebas. This can also happen due to allergy and milk intolerance. So make an appointment and have her seen. ...Read more
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