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I have pain in my rectum area when I get ready to pass gas or move my bowls. What can this be?

I have pain in my rectum area when I get ready to pass gas or move my bowls. What can this be?

Anal fissure?: While there is much more information that would be helpful and a simple examination is necessary to make the diagnosis, it sounds most likely that you have an anal fissure. See a colorectal surgeon for further evaluation and treatment, this is probably a very treatable condition. ...Read more

Rectum (Definition)

The rectum is the last portion of the GI tract where the colon ends. It is heavily muscled and generally remains contacted to control the colonic contents but is under conscious control when a ...Read more


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During&after sex I get sharp pains in lower stomach& rectum area. I think it's gas. Happens a lot now during & after sex now. Could this b a problem?

During&after sex I get sharp pains in lower stomach& rectum area. I think it's gas. Happens a lot now during & after sex now. Could this b a problem?

Find reason: Imo one reason for females to have abdominal, pelvic & rectal pain with sex is chronic laxity of sacroiliac joints arousing presacral nerve stimulation. Joint hypermobility syndrome and/or mechanical pelvic injury (oft multiple births) can cause joint laxity; as can hormone relaxin released during menses. Missionary position can arouse pain from pelvic torsion. Spooning might be more comfortable. ...Read more

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Could I still pass gas out of rectum with an ileostomy?

Could I still pass gas out of rectum with an ileostomy?

Yes absolutely: If there's any colon left, even just a rectal stump, some gas, on occasion, my pass. Also, there will occasionally be a smidgen of discharge, such as mucus, from the living large bowel. Hope this helps. Good luck. ...Read more

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Would a perforated rectum allow you to pass gas and feces normally without pain?

Would a perforated rectum allow you to pass gas and feces normally without pain?

Probably not...: Probably not but would you care to clarify for us your concerns and risks please? ...Read more

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What causes mucus from the rectum when you pass gas?

What causes mucus from the rectum when you pass gas?

Mucus on 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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Once in a while I'll get an excruciating pain in the rectum & It'll hurt to bend over. It kind of feels like trapped gas that won't release. Help?

Once in a while I'll get an excruciating pain in the rectum & It'll hurt to bend over. It kind of feels like trapped gas that won't release. Help?

Not enough detail: Could be sphincter spasm, nerve irritation, gas, etc. Questions to think about-Does it happen after certain foods? Certain times of day? Month? After specific activities? Is there sig. Anxiety(can spasm sphincter)? Is there sacral/pelvic musculoskeletal dysf.? A good history & physical, incl. Osteopathic hands-on exam may help find cause. Tests may be needed. Manipulation, meds, food avoidance may be needed ...Read more

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Feeling of something big in rectum that can come out abit, even with straining, keep having urge to poop.Still, able to pass gas. How to ease the problem?

Feeling of something big in rectum that can come out abit, even with straining, keep having urge to poop.Still, able to pass gas. How to ease the problem?

Some options...: Colonics &purges are popular but should be avoided & can not be recommended (see earlier healthtap answers). Use of irritant laxatives are safe for the short-term only. Fiber supplements, stool softeners, &lavage agents like MiraLAX (polyethylene glycol) are safe. Rx drugs are available based on work-up of your cause of constipation--rule out pelvic floor dysfunction, dysmotility/dyssynergia, etc. ...Read more

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I sat on the toilet and I pass just gas and then I put my finger in my rectum and felt the stool stuck where the poop comes out of????

I sat on the toilet and I pass just gas and then I put my finger in my rectum and felt the stool stuck where the poop comes out of????

Sounds like you may: Have a bit of a stool impaction. Consider picking up an 1-2 enemas from your local pharmacy to help "mobilize" this stool. It may be necessary to dawn a rubber glove and gently "scoop" out the stool to help get things moving. If you are unable to poop and are developing progressive abdominal pain and nausea, you may have to have someone else, like at the ER, help you manually disimpact things. ...Read more

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Foul smelling blood from rectum, foul smelling gas, feels like I'm not finished passing stool. Had digital rectal exam, no issues spotted. Pain in left side. Soft Stool being passed a little at a time as well as mucus. Hard to pass gas. ?

Foul smelling blood from rectum, foul smelling gas, feels like I'm not finished passing stool. Had digital rectal exam, no issues spotted. Pain in left side. Soft Stool being passed a little at a time as well as mucus. Hard to pass gas. ?

Here are some...: Likely, you may suffer from some forms of large bowel irritability or inflammation, which may be exaggerated by certain foods intake and their indigestion. But, current inf is not enough to give a right answer. However, it can be done by following suggestions in articles listed in How to Handle Sickness? on http://formefirst.com/onDealSickness.html. Thereby you gain insight on how to work well... ...Read more

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I'm 52. I get lower abdomen rectum pain in the mornings soon as I wake up. After passing stool gas the pain stops. What could be the problem.

Gastroenterologist: This may be a gas entrapment problem with some spasm of the levator muscle in the anorectal area relieved by expelling flatus. It would be an unusual pattern for irritable bowel syndrome which often is symptomatic after eating rather than overnight. A gastroenterologist is best qualified to evaluate you. ...Read more

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I've been having blood in my stool and in the toilet, my poop is regular and everything seems fine. Should i be worried? Couple nights ago in bed a had some really big gas passes, last night I noticed the blood. I think I may have torn my rectum or anus.

I've been having blood in my stool and in the toilet, my poop is regular and everything seems fine. Should i be worried? Couple nights ago in bed a had some really big gas passes, last night I noticed the blood. I think I may have torn my rectum or anus.

Hello. : Hello. You don't necessarily need to worry. However, even though blood in your stool might be explained by something as simple as hemorrhoids, it is still important to rule out other causes of bleeding. I suggest you let your doctor know. ...Read more

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Sould I be going to the ER of the glycerin duo siting isn't going out and my rectum is swollen with super bad stomach pains and can't pass gas?

Sould I be going to the ER of the glycerin duo siting isn't going out and my rectum is swollen with super bad stomach pains and can't pass gas?

Best advice is to...: The Best advice is to get evaluated for your reassurance. If your primary care doctor can't see you today, then to the ER and let them examine and advise you. Certainly discomfort as severe as you describe warrants urgent evaluation & treatment. ...Read more

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Rectum tight, stool could not pass outside from anus, what to do my left leg feel no sensation at night left hip feel, heavy , gas coud not pass what to?

Rectum tight, stool could not pass outside from anus, what to do my left leg feel no sensation at night left hip feel, heavy , gas coud not pass what to?

Go to ER: Go to ER. Bowel issues with loss of sensation can be severe spine compression. Hopefully it is not that, once your sure it's not that you can take time to figure out what it is. ...Read more

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Why would I have pain/pressure in my rectum area while having gas, before, and while I have to go to the bathroom. I have grade two internal hemorrhoids and have had a neg colonoscopy.?

Why would I have pain/pressure in my rectum area while having gas, before, and while I have to go to the bathroom. I have grade two internal hemorrhoids and have had a neg colonoscopy.?

Fissure: Typically, a rectal fissure is the source of severe rectal pain and bleeding. The hemorrhoids are less painful, cause bleeding, and often hide the fissure located under or deep to the hemorrhoid. Initial treatment is softer, smaller caliber stool with bowel regimen. If not getting better, then surgery consultation. Take a friend with you. Be well ...Read more

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What is the trapped noise called coming from inside the rectum due to excess gas even after releasing wind?

What is the trapped noise called coming from inside the rectum due to excess gas even after releasing wind?

Bowel motility: Bowel motility (movement of bowel contents) results in sounds that can be gurgling, tinkling, growling, or grumbling. See the link for more information:

http://www.nlm.nih.gov/medlineplus/ency/article/003137.htmontent) ...Read more

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Can ovarian cysts cause phelgm red blood from rectum just after releasing gas?

Can ovarian cysts cause phelgm red blood from rectum just after releasing gas?

No,: Ovarian cysts will not affect bowel movements or cause blood in the stool, but if you do have blood in your stool you should see your doc to get evaluated. ...Read more

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Throat chest burn gas rectum?

More info needed: From what little you have written it is impossible to know what your question is or what your problem is. Please give much more information. ...Read more

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I have blood comming from my rectum even when I go pee, also muscus discharge with a lot of gas.

See your doctor: Bright red blood points towards problems about the rectum and anus: hemorrhoids, fissures, proctitis. Darker blood may be due to pathology higher up: polyps, malignant growths. You need to see your doctor for proper evaluation: examination, scoping procedures. ...Read more

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Bloated belly and gurgling tummy noises and trapped gas noises from rectum every day! Go to the toilet daily stool soft but have to strain?

Bloated belly and gurgling tummy noises and trapped gas noises from rectum every day! Go to the toilet daily stool soft but have to strain?

Abdominal bloating: Have you been on Cilest long? It can cause abdominal symptoms

Keep a food diary on what precipitates the gurgling. May be food intolerances consider gluten, soy, fructose, dairy (try lactaid milk for starters).

Also consider gallbladder issues, gatritis (check for H pylori), pancreatic insufficiency (unusual if not cystic fibrosis, chronic pancreatitis) thyroid.

Follow up with doctor ...Read more

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Can internal and external hemorrhoids cause excessive passing of gas or a heavy feeling in the rectum?

Can internal and external hemorrhoids cause excessive passing of gas or a heavy feeling in the rectum?

Here are some ...: Hemorrhoids — internal or external — itself would not cause excessive gas passing and feeling heaviness in the rectum. Which are more likely related with indigestion or inflammatory bowel disorders. So, collect the onset, degree, progress, etc. of the symptoms with their sequence of events, and bring those to see Doc for analysis, more Hx, physicals, & possible tests such as fecal analysis, endo. ...Read more

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Hi. I am suffering from gas with mucus per rectum from yesterday... I feel like to defeacate . But only gas and mucus is passing. I am worried now.

Hi. I am suffering from gas with mucus per rectum from yesterday... I feel like to defeacate . But only gas and mucus is passing. I am worried now.

The symptoms you: Describe sound consistent with a medical term we call tenesmus. It's difficult to determine what the cause is with only one day's worth of history. It could be as simple as constipation, or more complicated like proctitis. ...Read more

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Gassy uncomfortable feeling lower right abdomen, every day and gas trapping in my rectum. What is causing this? Can't cope with this everyday

Gassy uncomfortable feeling lower right abdomen, every day and gas trapping in my rectum. What is causing this? Can't cope with this everyday

IBS: Chronic rectal gas and cramps abdominal pain in an early twenties female suggests IBS. Concurrent propanol suggests tachycardia episodes and panic attacks. Joint Hypermobility Syndrome, IBS, endometriosis, and mitral valve prolapse are all highly associated and not uncommon in young females. Doctors interested in these problems employ bentyl, (dicyclomine) echocardiograms, and the Brighton Criteria to study. ...Read more

Gas (Definition)

In a medical context, "having gas" refers to having too much gas in the bowels. This causes burping, cramps in the belly, ...Read more