Get your health question answered instantly from our pool of 18000+ doctors from over 80 specialties
172 Doctors Online

By proceeding, I accept the Terms and Conditions

Dr. Andrew Rynne
MD
Dr. Andrew Rynne

Family Physician

Exp 50 years

HCM Blog Instant Access to Doctors
HCM BlogQuestions Answered
HCM Blog Satisfaction

Constipation, intense pressure in the rectum, dry feces, stools with mucus, burning sensation in stomach, frequent urination

I m suffering from constipation on several occasions. There is so much pressure in my rectum where my cocyx bone is located. It feels like a huge blockage is there when I strain. My feces was extremely dry, almost like horse manure. When I pass a stool it had thick, mucus all over it like egg white. I also saw stringy stuff that almost looked like worms . My stomach burns like its in the skin or the nerves all the time gas moving from side to side, bloating and constantly urinating.
Tue, 5 Jun 2012
Report Abuse
Question is related to
Diseases and Conditions
Lab Tests
Medical Topics ,  
Pediatrician 's  Response
Hi,

Thanks for your query. The way you describe it appears that you are having faecoliths - faeces that has become very hard. This can be confirmed by a physical and ultrasound examination.

Constipation is usually a dietary issue, provided medical cause has been excluded. It can be relieved by changing your dietary habits. You need to increase more roughage in your diet, like prunes, green leafy vegetables and cut down on your non-vegetrian food. You will also have to increase your intake of fluids.

Before the dietary changes can have their effect, you may need to take laxatives and/or rectal suppository or enema to clear the hard stools in your rectum.

Wishing you an early relief.
I find this answer helpful
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]
Share on
 

Related questions you may be interested in

doctor1 MD

25 year old male. I seem to have an increased urgency in going to the toilet, although this will sometimes be just blood and mucus discharge, and...

Recent questions on  Rectum

doctor1 MD

hi this is about my baby girl who is 16 months old and is a trisomy 21 baby.since one month of age she is having problems with passing of...

doctor1 MD

I m 10weeks pregnant & so constipated I can t eat. I started taking stool softened at first, no result, the laxatives, no result, enemas followed...

doctor1 MD

I am 24 y and had a trauma disection of the small bowel and the colon.I am left with 51 cm of the small bowel and all rectum and sigmoid colon (35...

doctor1 MD

MY WIFE AGE 43, WEIGHT 79, HEIGHT 145CM HER SCAN REPORT UMARANI REPORT Normal size antevered uterus with intramural mysmas in the anterior wall,...

doctor1 MD

I have had a couple of incidents where skin protrudes from my anus after having a bowel movement. I have spoken with my P.C.P. about it. She called...

doctor1 MD

why would orange bile come from rectum

doctor1 MD

blood from rectum when I have bowel movement (frequent) bright red probably not over 3 tbsp. but quite a lot more than I've ever seen from...