Get your Health question answered in 3 easy steps
A Doctor will be with you shortly
Ask a Doctor Now
129 Doctors are Online

What happens if you hold in your stool ?

Hi im 18 years and im a girl. I have no medical history on what im asking right now. last night I had 2 use the bathroom really bad andand I was in the car so I held it till I got home but when I went it was soft stool wit little blood in it then I went again and then I went again nd this time only a small amount of mucus and blood came im a bit worried. Should I be? Or is it something tht can go away by itself.?
Asked On : Wed, 30 Mar 2011
Answers:  2 Views:  686
Report Abuse
Share on Facebook
Share on Twitter
Share on Google+
Question is related to
Diseases and Conditions
Medical Topics
General & Family Physician 's  Response
Hi, welcome to HealthcareMagic.

You are most probably suffering from dysentery. The blood and mucus doesn’t have anything to do with you holding in your motion for some time. You should consult your physician and have you blood and stool examined. You might be prescribed antibiotics and ORS (Oral Rehydration Solution) by your physician. Drink copious amounts of water.
Answered: Sun, 3 Apr 2011
I find this answer helpful

1 Doctor agrees with this answer

  User's Response
you are suffering from bacillary dysentry and you should have psyllum husk with hot water at bed time.
Answered: Sun, 3 Apr 2011
Disclaimer: These answers are for your information only and not intended to replace your relationship with your treating physician.
This is a short, free answer. For a more detailed, immediate answer, try our premium service [Sample answer]


Loading Online Doctors....
© Ebix, Inc. All Rights Reserved.
All the information, content and live chat provided on the site is intended to be for informational purposes only, and not a substitute for professional or medical advice. You should always speak with your doctor before you follow anything that you read on this website. Any health question asked on this site will be visible to the people who browse this site. Hence, the user assumes the responsibility not to divulge any personally identifiable information in the question. Use of this site is subject to our Terms & Conditions
Already Rated.
Your rating:

Ask a Doctor