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My stool is very stringy and full of mucus?

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Dr. Jeffrey Crespin
Internal Medicine - Gastroenterology
4 doctors agree

In brief: May be colitis

This could be do to colitis or irritable bowel syndrome.
You should see your doctor who might recommend stool testing and a colonoscopy.

In brief: May be colitis

This could be do to colitis or irritable bowel syndrome.
You should see your doctor who might recommend stool testing and a colonoscopy.
Dr. Jeffrey Crespin
Dr. Jeffrey Crespin
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Nicole Bressler
Emergency Medicine
3 doctors agree

In brief: See Doctor

Depending on how long this has been happening and if you are having other symptoms, this may be from an underlying bowel disorder. There are many disorders that could be causing this type of stool.
It is best to see your doctor to find out the cause.

In brief: See Doctor

Depending on how long this has been happening and if you are having other symptoms, this may be from an underlying bowel disorder. There are many disorders that could be causing this type of stool.
It is best to see your doctor to find out the cause.
Nicole Bressler
Nicole Bressler
Answer assisted by Nicole Bressler, Medical Student
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