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Coulc constipation cause painful urination?

Coulc constipation cause painful urination?

Dysuria: Chronic constipation is a frequent cause of voiding dysfunction. Painful urination, however is more likely related to infection. ...Read more

Dr. Troy Reyna
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Constipation (Child) (Definition)

A condition in which it is difficult to pass stools because the stools are too firm or too dry. ...Read more


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Could laxatives cause severe abdominal pain?

Could laxatives cause severe abdominal pain?

Yes: Cramping abdominal pains or pressure feelings can occur. See a doctor if they get worse or associated with a lot of vomiting. If there is a bowel obstruction from internal adhesions from past surgery, then laxatives can be the wrong thing to take without a doctor's direction. ...Read more

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Severe constipation followed by diahorrea n painful stomach cramps help!!!

ER: If pain is severe, and especially-but not exclusively-no gas being passed. ER wold be u'r best bet. Bowel obstructions are a concern. ...Read more

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Can constipation cause severe heartburn?

Can constipation cause severe heartburn?

Not really: constipation refersto difficulty in the large intestine: heartburn refer to stomach lining irriation from gastric acid or reflux ( GERD). ...Read more

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Severe constipation. Does an enema hurt?

Severe constipation. Does an enema hurt?

Not occassionally: But harsh laxatives like exlax , dulcolax, magnesium citrate, correctol can cause severe problems. Stay on a liquid diet, take mineral oil and/or milk of magnesia (magnesium hydroxide) until blockage is resolved. ...Read more

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Can severe constipation causs hip back and groin pain?

Can severe constipation causs hip back and groin pain?

Yes: Constipation can definitely cause regional pain, including back pain. Mag citrate can be very effective for constipation. If your symptoms persist after treating your constipation, see a physician for further evaluation. ...Read more

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Severe rectal pain during bowel movement causing weakness shaking?

Severe rectal pain during bowel movement causing weakness shaking?

Fissure: Severe anal pain caused by a bm which persists after is usually a fissure. ...Read more

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I am experiencing hemorrhoids, generalized abdominal pain (severity: mild) (quality: sensation of tearing pain) , constipation, painful bowel move..

I am experiencing  hemorrhoids, generalized abdominal pain (severity: mild) (quality: sensation of tearing pain) , constipation, painful bowel move..

Doctor can evaluate: Many things are in the abdomen: stomach, pancreas, liver, small intestine, gall bladder, large intestine, abdominal muscles, etc... An exam by a primary care doctor can help figure things out. Constipation can be evaluated and treated by one's primary care doctor. That same doctor can check hemorrhoids and may refer to a proctologist, colorectal surgeon, or general surgeon for more treatment. ...Read more

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Severe constipation after gastroenteritis, help?

Severe constipation after gastroenteritis, help?

Constipation: Start over the counter stool softeners. If it's getting worse and not getting better you should see a doctor. ...Read more

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I have constipation that causes distention and painful cramping?

I have constipation that causes distention and painful cramping?

Not enough fluids: Or esxcessive caffeinated intake. Drink 80-100 ounces of non caffeinatyed fluids and be sure to have some fiber in your diet. Too much fiber along with inadequate fluids can cause yopur symptoms. ...Read more

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Could diverticulosis cause severe stomach cramps?

Could diverticulosis cause severe stomach cramps?

Diverticulosis, no.: Diverticulosis should not cause any symptoms you'd notice day to day. Diverticulitis, an infection of the diverticuli, could cause bad stomach cramps along with fever and diarrhea. If your symptoms are in between these two extremes, then maybe something else is causing them. ...Read more

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Can severe bowel straining cause kidney problem?

See below: Not likely, kidneys are outside the peritoneum, ie the covering of intestines. ...Read more

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Excessive painful gas, cramps, constipation but with sudden urgent need to have bm, nauseau especially in morning, chronic low abdomen pain- IBS?

Excessive painful gas, cramps, constipation but with sudden urgent need to have bm, nauseau especially in morning, chronic low abdomen pain- IBS?

Maybe, but...: ...IBS (Irritable Bowel Syndrome) is a diagnosis of exclusion. To accurately diagnosis & treat IBS, your doctor must exclude infection (like small intestinal bacterial overgrowth), inflammation (like Crohn's), structural pathology (like partial obstructions), dysmotilities (chronic idiopathic constipation), metabolic problems (diabetes, low thyroid), & extrinsic processes (bladder, female organs). ...Read more

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Severe abdominal pain with chronic diarrhea, several mis-diagnosis'?

See details: The causes are many including ibs, celiac disease, lactose intolerance and inflammatory bowel disease. The only reasonable advice is to speak with a gastroenterologist or seek a 2nd one if you have already seen one previously. ...Read more

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I'm experiencing severe painful constipation. What diet changes are needed?

I'm experiencing severe painful constipation. What diet changes are needed?

Constipation: If you simply cannot pass stool and feel very uncomfortable, a rectal suppository may induce a bowel movement. If that does not work, opt for a fleet enema. That's a first aid treatment. A high fiber and high fluis diet should be instituted immediately. Further evacuation problems need you to take laxatives; MiraLAX (polyethylene glycol) is one. Persistent problems needs evaluation by your doctor. ...Read more

Dr. Eric Kaplan
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Constipation (Definition)

Constipation is difficulty passing ...Read more