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Mucus Discharge After Bowel Movement
Needs evaluation: Irregular periods are one of the most common problems obgyns treat. If this is one time problem it usually resolves on its own. If this is a recurring problem you should be evaluated. Infections & hormonal changes can cause spotting. If there is a concern for pregnancy then do a home pregnancy test . There are many options available to help regulate the menstrual cycle. Schedule a visit. ...Read more
Like material that functions to moisten and protect inner body surfaces. The viscous slippery substance that consists chiefly of mucin, water, cells, and inorganic salts and that is secreted as a protective lubricant coating by the cells and glands of the mucous membranes. The free slime of the mucous membranes, composed of secretion of the glands, various salts, ...Read more
Rectal bleeding: Any blood after or with bm is not normal. Get seen by a GI dr, . For an evaluation to ascertain where the bleeding is coming from, be it a hemorrhoid/fissure or something more serious. Best wishes. ...Read more
Unsure: I would recommend you discuss this with your physician. Penile discharge with wiping your bottom may be related to your prostate, but may be related to other issues as well. A thorough history and physical exam, as well as any tests if necessary, are needed to help answer your question. ...Read more
7 weeks pregnant & with normal bowel movements (1/day), sometimes with cramping. Noticed white stringy mucus in stool for past 7 days.Normal or worms?
Hmmm: Unlikely worms unless you live in a tropical area where worm infection is high. Most likely this is temporary. A stool study may be helpful if persists. ...Read more
Over the past week I have been having abdominal cramping frequent bowel movements sometimes diarrhea and mucus in stool, even when I wipe thick mucus?
25w4d pregnant normal discharge sometimes mixed with clear mucus. Usually happen during bowel movements (not straining). Could this be the mucus plug?
Get checked: If you are concerned that you are passing your mucous plug or that your discharge may not be normal then please get checked by your obgyn. ...Read more
Had hemorrhoidectomy 4 days ago. Am having toilet filled with bright red blood after bowel movements. Is this normal?
Some bleeding: is normal, but this sounds like a lot. Contact your surgeon for specific advice. ...Read more
Watery discharge mucus plug fell out three wks ago. 37 wks pregnant light bowel movements with pressure?
Mucus discharge from anus, involuntary passing of wind, sometimes wind with mucus, stool soft pale, irritation in anus, becomes swelled after wipe?
Could be infection: discharge right after your period can be a sign of an infection. Should see your doctor for testing. ...Read more
Very unusual!: If this is happening repeatedly, you should consider getting a check up to see why this is happening. ...Read more
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
Discharge can be a noun or a verb; it has multiple meanings in physics, chemistry, military, and legal usage. The most common medical meaning is a substance that is being excreted. Examples: pus is the discharge from a pimple; a vaginal discharge can mean infection; an ear discharge can mean an infection of the outer ear tract; a nasal discharge ...Read more
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