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Can I have a fecal impaction if I can go sometimes without my stool getting stuck???

IMPACTION. NO: IMPACTION means no stool passage. You likely have .IBS = irritable bowel syndrome constipation predominant .You need a full exam and blood work. Especial screen for H pylori . Also stool screen x 3 for occult blood /parasite/hpylori . I recommend a gluten free high fiber diet . Ie gutbliss.com and Wholeapproach.com. Also 64-80oz water. If symptoms persist a CT Scan may be needed. Read more...
Fecal impaction. I would think that you do not have fecal impaction however I would suggest you take a laxative such as Metamucil to try and get some regularity in your stool for mation. Read more...

I can poop without my stool getting stuck in rectum only sometimes is it still fecal impaction????

Anal dysfunction? Consider deficient internal sphincter tone due to trauma, rectal prolapse, prolapsing hemorrhoids, drug effects, fecal impaction (in neurologic disorders). Anal manometry testing with biofeedback may help if dysfunction is determined. Sigmoidoscopy may however be appropriate in first physically evaluating the rectum & anal canal. Read more...

I have been having constipation, bloating, diahreah, loose stool, thin stool, and stool inconsistency. Could this be fecal impaction?

Colitis. the differential diagnosis is vast. Infectious...need for stool cultures. IBS celiac and other immune diseases. drug side effects. Thyroid diseases malabsorption/maldigestion diet indiscretion etc etc try to stay on a liquid diet and then slowly introduce a soft mechanical + probiotics...if not better must see a Dr. Read more...