Is mucus in stool normal after an enema?

Mucus on stool. Mucus discharge occurs in up to 50% of patients with irritable bowel syndrome, with or without pain. Mucus may also be produced in response to partial obstruction, chronic constipation, rectal dysfunction, infection, &even from secretory villous tumors of the rectum, among others.

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Is it normal for a child to have mucus in stool after using an enema?

Perhaps... Enemas are almost never used in my pediatric practice, so the 1st concern is what triggered the need for an enema? I would never recommend an enema for your child unless specifically ordered by your pediatrician. The type of enema used may have caused the mucous--or perhaps this mucous was due to the irritant effect of whatever made the use of an enema necessary. If bloody, call your doctor now. Read more...

I took my 15 month old to get her vaccines and I was wondering where are this vaccines suppose to be injected? Is mucus in stool normal after vaccines?

Thigh preferred. Most toddlers at this age usually have injections in thigh or upper arm. Important to ask her pediatrician which sites they prefer for this age group. Loose stools, fever and discomfort are common after vaccines. Important to keep her comfortable, massage and cool compresses to injection sites. Ask her doc if they recommend acetominophen or Ibuprofen for pain relief after vaccines. Read more...
Thighs. Infants should receive their vaccines in their thighs, as they are the largest muscles they have. The mucus needs to be followed, and possibly seen by her doctor. Read more...

Slightly pinkish white mucus in stool, had blood test everything was normal?

Stool tests needed. you need a stool test.blood test would check for anemia from bleeding or a systemic infection but you need a stool test. Read more...