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Is it normal to have pains in my stomach before a bowl movement?

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Dr. Luis Villaplana
Internal Medicine

In brief: Tenesmus

It happens by reflex, but two things- pain should not be intense, and it should not last but for a few seconds.
Otherwise, ease see your doctor.

In brief: Tenesmus

It happens by reflex, but two things- pain should not be intense, and it should not last but for a few seconds.
Otherwise, ease see your doctor.
Dr. Luis Villaplana
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