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Strong urge to pass stool, abdominal discomfort, have GERD and gastritis. Worry?

when i get up in morning i have strong urge to have bm with mild upper right abdominal discomfort (under right rib cage). when i do it floats and most of time eventually sinks. if i dont go in morning and wait till the evening it sinks 90% of the time. its also more formed in evening than morning. still formed in morning just softer. but either way i always have to wipe excessively with quite abit on the paper after first wipe and thick. also normally have alot of partially digested vegtable matter in stool. i have had stool tests for parasites and fat. altho fat test was not the 72hr one. also had normal colonoscopy , hida scan, gallblader ultrasound and ct scan of pelvis and abdomin. have gerd and mild gastritis determined after upper endoscopy . my question: is this something to worry about?
Asked On : Wed, 9 Jan 2013
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you may have irritable bowel syndrome. this kind of symptomatology may be found in number of gastrointestinal pathology. as almost all imaging are within normal limit any sort of malignancy can be ruled out. even more detailed history regarding your lifestyle, dietary habit, special type of food intolerance, occupational history to be taken. you should consult a gastroenterologist. take care.
Answered: Wed, 23 Jan 2013
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