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Posted on Wed, 6 Mar 2019
Question: Have to frequently use the toilet from time to time. Especially when in a stressful situation. Watery stool with white mucus, sometimes just mucus transparent with gel like consistency. Had to quit my job thrice because of this
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Answered by Dr. P. T. Patil (1 hour later)
Brief Answer:
Need to consult qualified Gastroenterologist

Detailed Answer:
Hello
Thanks for query .

Based on the facts that you have posted frequency for urination and watery stools in stressful condition is very common and is due to anxiety .

However passing mucus in stools very frequently needs to be investigated .

Consult qualified Gastroenterologist for clinical assessment and endoscopic examination (Colonoscopy) to rule any morbid disease like Ulcerative Colitis or Irritable Bowel Syndrome(IBS)

Hope I have answered your query ,please feel free to ask if you have more questions,I shall be happy to help you
Thanks and Regards.
Dr.Patil.
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Have to frequently use the toilet from time to time.

Brief Answer: Need to consult qualified Gastroenterologist Detailed Answer: Hello Thanks for query . Based on the facts that you have posted frequency for urination and watery stools in stressful condition is very common and is due to anxiety . However passing mucus in stools very frequently needs to be investigated . Consult qualified Gastroenterologist for clinical assessment and endoscopic examination (Colonoscopy) to rule any morbid disease like Ulcerative Colitis or Irritable Bowel Syndrome(IBS) Hope I have answered your query ,please feel free to ask if you have more questions,I shall be happy to help you Thanks and Regards. Dr.Patil.