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What are the symptoms of an internal prolapse? How can it be identified? I see the inner rectum when straining, is it an internal prolapse?
88 yr old female has inflamed tissue extending from rectum from straining to have a bowel movement. How long does it take for tissue to withdraw?
My Colorectal surgeon as warned me I am in danger of my rectum telescoping if I strain my Bm's. Can you explain what this is?
I was doing a whole lot of heavy lifting today and when I was taking a shower.I bled from my rectum (not alot) could this be because of a strain ?
BRBPR: This may just be hemorrhoids from straining but bleeding from rectum (BRBPR) may also indicate anal fissures, proctitis (due to infection, inflammatory bowel disease, radiation therapy, stercoral ulcers, rectal prolapse, trauma, etc.) or a bleeding source further upstream. Depending on your age, risk factors, current medication (aspirin, NSAIDs, anticoagulants can cause bleeding), see your doctor. ...Read more
If i strain myself as hard as i can a small portion of my inner rectum is shown. Is this a partial mucuosal prolapse? And the cause of my fecalbo ?
Getting urge but only a bit of narrow or nothing comes out without straining
70% of time not narrow
Normal BM daily
Had brief pain in rectum
Anal muscles. : Yes. The anal sphincter is muscular in nature and very innervated (consider how these nerves allow people to distinguish between gas, solid stool and liquid stool). This muscular complex like others can be strained with consequential pain. Other common sources of pain with or following defection are hemorrhoids or an anal fissure, which is a small tear of the tissue making up the anal lining. ...Read more
My 3 week old. Has been straining a lot to have a bm. He is not constipated anymore, but is bleeding from his rectum. I put vaseline on it to soothe a little bit, is there something else I should do? Why would he be bleeding? Could it be the constipati
Usually a fissure: A fissure or crack in the anal opening is relatively common in infants who have a hard or over-sized bm. It over stretches the skin causing the fissure.This would produce strings or puddles of bright red blood. It would often appear on the outside surface of a stool. Blood from further inside the bowel would be partially broken down to a darker color. Vasaline is ok, have checked if continues. ...Read more
28 male. 9 mo constant dull burning sensation in anus/rectum. Difficulty emptying, fullness sensation, strain. Clear colonoscopy. What could it be?
Can a woman have an enlarged prostate? I have to strain so hard to pass urine, it hurts my head.. I just discovered a very sticky, clear substance lining my rectum.There are other symptoms but these are the 2 that worry me.
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
Can long term constipation and straining cause ongoing pain in the rectum, testicles and scrotum even after you become regular again?
Chronic constipation for years. Thin stool when I drink hot water. Can feel the hardened stool in the rectum but it won't come out when I strain. Shar?
My 7 month old gets really constipated, straining bad Evan has small sore on rectum cause poop so big an hard what do I do please?
Bloated belly and gurgling tummy noises and trapped gas noises from rectum everyday ! 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
I went to ER for bm hurts blood straining burning soft stool doc said there are cuts in rectum veins big is this hemorrhoids? He said its that
Could be: This could be a hemorrhoidal issue or a rectal fissure; see your md. ...Read more
My son is 9yrs old, and strained too hard and his rectum has come out of him, will it go back in on its on? Can I do smething? This has happend before last year, it went back in then, but he didn't feel it at all then, now it seems to hurt him bad. That s
This is an: Emergency and the prolapse needs immediate reduction by a knowledgeable md either a pediatric GI or surgeon or a colon and rectal surgeon. He needs to be taken to the er at once. He is in pain because the prolapsed bowel is being strangulated by the sphincter muscles and needs immediate attention. Do not delay! ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Strained BM now with itchy bumps around rectum but not coming out of anus that are tender. now also have swollen inguinal node since this. what is it?
I had a complete/total hysterectomy a year ago, I had to strain for a bowel movement when I wiped there was pink blood coming from my vaginanot rectom?
Rectum not normal?: Hi i may need you to rephrase your question. But, the assumption i make is that your stool is frequent and/ or soft in the morning. It is very common to have a bowel movement at the same time every day. And, to have this happen when one first awakes is also very common. But, if your stool is not formed you may have a parasite infection or a food allergy and this needs to be evaluated. ...Read more
Proctalgis: Proctalgia is rectal pain. Any injury can produce pain. Hemorrhoids, fissures and fistula can also cause rectal pain. Symptoms are generally due to spasm of the rectal muscles. Treatment may include warm baths, relaxation techniques, oral or injected medications if there is nothing to address surgically, see your doctor for more detailed history, exam & treatment. ...Read more
See doctor: It is not feasible to provide a meaningful answer without additional information and physical examination. Please consult your doctor as you should not have pain. ...Read more