My five year old son had a rather loose, grayish colored bowel movement this morning and briefly complained of nausea. He ate quite a few sweet tarts Yesterday and generally does not eat a lot of food with dyes. From time to time he will complain of hi stomach hurting but it s usually because he is hungry. I think I have seen this before with him maybe once or twice but it s not the norm for him. Should I be concerned.
Hi doctor I am 38 year old man. I am facing a problem blood in stool normally at the end red in color and so much heat produce but not regular. Actually three days back suddenly I was having loose motion after five to six motion the red come with stool and produce heat. Please advise me
Hello: I have quite a concern and I will be going to the general doctor tomorrow for the physical examination. First a little about me, I am a 28 year old male. I am currently a 2nd year medical student in guadalajara but live in the United States. For about the past three weeks I ve noticed my stool has become progressively softer (for every single stool). Initially the smell and color was normal. For the past two days however the stool has become yellowish. What brings me concern was that my last stool passed was very soft, a darker yellow color, smelly, and much of the food I had eaten the night before was not digested. I have checked my blood pressure and it is normal. Heart rate is 70. No fever, or general feeling of malaise. No pain at all. No significant weight loss or fatigue. I ve had fellow students check for fluid wave and there is some movement on the other side but it s not a very fluid movement (is the opposite side not supposed to move AT ALL? Or can it move a little but should not be liquid movement?). Currently I am taking a larger does of Ibuprofen prescribed by a doctor here because about three weeks ago a painless non-inflamed lump was felt underneath the skin slightly anterior to the angle of the mandible. I have been taking the Ibuprofen for about 5 days and the lump has not gone away. In the past (5 years ago) I have had an H. Pylori infection with a subsequent ulcer in the duodenum. Only medication was used to treat the infection/ulcer. No followup was done afterwards. Beginning around the same time as the ulcer I have had recurrent bouts of hemorrhoids. Blood could be seen on wiping. Currently this is happening as well. About 8 years ago I suffered from a pneumonia but do not remember if it was viral or bacterial. I ve also had a pretty long history of right sided feeling in my abdomen. I would say the feeling is located directly on the line that would separate the upper and lower quadrant, slightly above the umbilicus. The feeling was never painful. I know the doctor I visit tomorrow will get to do the necessary physical tests to see if there is any significant pathology but I need to hear what other things it could be. The doctors here usually shoo us away because they think we are too young to get anything serious or they assume that just because we read a chapter in pathology we automatically think we suffer every disease in the textbook. Anyway, I know living in Mexico currently will expose me to certain bugs. However the course of those from what I know would not cause a 3 week history of progressively looser stools and the yellowness/malabsorption for the past two days. Any suggestions/comments of what it may be is more than welcome.
I am 18 years old, in college, have a job, and keep myself very clean and constantly have my hands clean. I get sick maybe once or twice a year, but usually not at all. This year I have had a cold at least once a month and last week I felt this baseball sized knot in my stomach causing me to constantly feel like vomiting and constantly needing to go to the restroom. It has gone away by now, but my stools still have not harden. I noticed a white-ish worm with red rings about four, maybe five inches long in my stools recently after the pain has subsided. What are these worm like things and why am I seeing them?
Hello.. my stomach feels heavy after eating,it gets really big and sometimes makes it hard to breathe,i was told i have abnormal heart beat,which is now heart block,all my ecg are abnormal and no one knows why,in addition i have hip dysplasia,after going for laser therapy,and some injections,the inflammation is less now,i have a swollen lymph exactly where my hip joint is,i don't know why,i have constant vaginal discharges before/after period and sometimes when i am pressed,but gyneacologists said its normal.all these are freaking me out and i don't know what to do..i am 28 years old.Thank you for your time.
I m 31, have had 2 children via Caesarian, I have nexplanon implant, I have a pain on my lower left side of stomach it s excruciating when pressed, I now am having heavy bleeding and pain in the pelvic area and down groin, I don t have periods on the nexplanon and have had the implanon twice before without periods as well
My 10 yr old son has frequent stomach aches and is a bedwetter (almost every night). Some doctors have tried pills to keep him from wetting with a little success, but not alot. He also complains of stomach aches, usually in the evening. He s not diabetic, and they ve tried a lot of different things for his problems but nothing seems to work. Is there something we are missing?
Hi, About 10+ weeks ago, I began having a pain in my testicles (I am 16). This pain was accompanied by cramps in my groin, and some pain radiating down into my legs. I went to the doctor and he didn t feel anything abnormal, so he booked me for a testicular ultrasound as well as did urine and blood tests. Everything came back normal. The pain in my testicles began to go away and was replaced by a very sensitive scrotum and what feels like hard/swollen epididymis only after ejaculation. As well my stomach and back began to experience more discomfort. I went back to the doctors again, he told me everything still felt normal and booked me for a stomach ultrasound, which came back normal. I also had a massage therapy and was told all my muscles were very tense. The next day I began experiencing pain in my penis, which has gotten better but is still there. Also recently I ve noticed that the lymph nodes in my groin and armpit appear swollen (possibly because I had the flu last Thursday). This has all caused me a lot of mental stress and would just like another opinion on whether it s stress/muscular, hormonal, infection, or worse.
I suffered from GERD and also have a Hiatel hernia ...doctors placed me on nexium and I've taken it for probably 15 yrs. When I ask doctors about another solution, it's always a choice of esophical cancer from acid reflux or stomach cancer from...
Hi doctor, I have been having a lot of discomfort in my stomach area for a few months now so i went and had an endoscopy done. The doctor called me today to tell me something showed up on the swab but i am away for 2 months and am panicking it...
9 Month ordeal. It all started with yellowish brownish stools, they used to change even to green etc. Anyways nine months have passed since I checked my self into a hospital twice. I had the following procedures. January 2017: Ultrasound all clear...