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Have to frequently use the toilet from time to time.

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Dr. P. T. Patil


Practicing since :1971

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Posted on Wed, 6 Mar 2019 in Urinary and Bladder Problems
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
Answered by Dr. P. T. Patil 1 hour later
Brief Answer:
Need to consult qualified Gastroenterologist

Detailed Answer:
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.
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