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Diverticulitis loose stools

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What could be the cause for discomfort in abdomen with a family history of diverticulitis and lung cancer?

right rib cage (front) which was relieved with passing gas in either direction, also w/loose stools. 1 .... Thank you for your time and any insight. Also, family hx: dad with diverticulosis/ diverticulitis , aunt ...
 

What causes diarrhea with history of diverticulitis?

I have had diarrhea on and off for 24 hrs. Strong abdominal cramps. First 12 hrs stool had bright .... Today stool looks furry and green. Had a little relief last night but cramping and going again ...
 

Sticky bowel movements, loose stools, hida scan, ultrasound, colonoscopy detected diverticulitis. Treatment ?

I have had sticky and loose bowel movements for 13 years and it is getting worse. What could it be? They have checked by gallbladder with a hida scan and ultrasound and I had a colonoscopy 4 years ago ...
 

Had mucous in stool. Have urgency to go to toilet. Suggest treatment for hemmoroid and diverticulitis

For past week have had mucous in stool. Small, finger sized stool which is loose. I go three or four times per day with a feeling of intense, almost uncontrollable urgency. I feel crampy in my ...
 

Stomach pain, diverticulitis, appendicitis, bloating, dark stools. Can this be a ruptured apendix?

the antibiotics my stool in loose and very dark XXXXXXX Oh yah, she also ordered some blood work ... border line diverticulitis and border line appendicitis . Since at the time most all my pain was upper ...
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Having extreme loose stools, acute diverticulitis.

I have been having extreem loose stools for 4 days now, I had acute diverticulitus 2 years ago, the bottom left hand of bowle is sore, been to A&E and been checked out, the loose stools stop for a period ...
 

Pain in the stomach, diarrhea and nausea. Greenish stool. Diverticulitis?

MANY LOOSE STOOLS AT LEAST FIFTY FOUR DAYS, NAUSEA, HEADACHE, TOOK PEPTO PESMOL ANDIMODIUM DOESNT SEEM TO HELP NOW BOWEL MOVEMENTS ARE LOOSE GREEN COLOUR NO ENERGY, COULD THIS BE DIVERICULTIS...TWO OF MY ...
 

Blood in stools, diverticulitis. Cause?

After emitting blood through his stools , my 90 year old father was admitted to the ICU and after an endoscopy and colonoscopy (he never had one before), he was dianosed with divirticulitis. The colonoscopy ...
 

What treatments are suggested for diverticulitis?

I was diagnosed with diverticulitis a year ago. Im supposed to be taking fiber twice a day. Two ... started back on the fiber regiment Ive notice I have bloody stools or what appears to be. I was told ...
 

Can lipitor cause oily loose stools, forearm pain and my diverticulitis relapse?

cholesterol which was never high until I started HBP medicines. I have recently developed, oily loose stools ...Years ago (in my late 20 s and early 30 s) I was diagnosed with diverticulitis. Over the years, I ...
 

Could this be Diverticulitis, experiencing abdominal pain which intensifies when passing stools or bowels?

I am experiencing lower abdominal pain which intensifies when passing urine or using my bowels. The last two days my bowels motions have been explosive and loose almost like diarrhea. This pain ...
 

What are the treatments for abdominal pain and constipation for a person having history of diverticulitis?

I have severe abdominal pain on the left lower side, constipation with loose stools but never fully evacuated. I have had diverticulitis in the past. Have been drinking water and watching what I eat since ...
 

Should I see a surgeon for recurring diverticulitis after taking medication?

have a bout with the starting of diverticulitis went in on fri doc gave me cipraco and cipcrofloxacin is 500, mg 2 times a day and metronidazole 500 4 times a day.its monday and stool is loose now ...
 

Abdominal pain, blood in stools. Diverticulitis or colitis?

not sure if this is diverticulitis or colitis?? I ve also had pretty bad pain in both my knees for the past ...
 

Have vomiting, chills, loose stools, chest pain and loss of appetite. Suffer from gastroenteritis and diverticulitis. Advice?

Ive been vomiting and having chills and loss of appetite. Also having a lot of loose stools ... and they say its not bad but I feel its more, they also found diverticulitis last November then last month said ...
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I am experiencing unusual gas, darker stools abdominal cramps & low back pain. Ive had diverticulitis in the past 2 years
Hi. Thanks for your query. Dark coloured stool means some intra abdominal bleeding which may be secondary to diverticulitis. All your symptom can be attributable to this. Better meet a GI surgeon for help... Best wishes
 
My wife has taken cipro and flagyl for a week or so for diverticulitis and now when finished with these hard to take meds has a pain in her lower tummy.
Hi there, Thanks for your query. You have not mentioned if she has constipation too. Let you wife take high fiber diet or Psyllium husk twice daily to form bulky stools. She will improve with high fiber diet, as well as , a course of Probiotics, such as, Lactobacilli Dr. Rakesh Karanwal
 
mucus when having bowel movement. it was clear & now its brown in color. no pain. iam passing gas more then usual. grandfather had colon cancer. no hx of ibs
Generally these symptoms may be caused by infection, diverticulitis, colon polyps These kind of symptoms needs medical attention and physical examination also. I would suggest you to visit gastroenterologist who may perform stool routine test, Colonoscopy may be indicated with these symptoms
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