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?
Hi - I have been having severe bloating and stomach and side tenderness for the past (4) days. I am not nauseous nor do I have diarrhea, but leading up to this I am always hungry and have been gaining weight at an alarming rate. I also have gas all the time (belching) and I feel dizzy with stomach pains when I am hungry. I am a 48 year old male, around 265 pounds. I am trying to lose weight by eating right and exercising but can t even get started due to this problem I deal with daily.
my 7 yr old daughter has lots of large bruise type marks to her stomach sides and back, she has had them for 3 months with new ones developing each day. GP ran basic blood tests about 6 weeks ago which were nad. the marks do not look anything like a truama type bruise. Can anyone help//
I have recently ( 4 weeks ago) , undergone keyhole surgery for a prolapse and also rectal repair. Even though my recovery seems to be slow, I am improving..... After having a good day - been walking about, over the last couple of hours I am experiencing a bloated/ discomfotf in my stomach. I am going to the toilet normally..... Prior to surgery my GP was treating me for IBS.....I think this may be the current cause of my bloating. What diet do you suggest that I follow to ease the symptoms?? Thank you
I had a HVS-MCS, and this is the result: Pus cell: 0-1/hpf Epithelia cell: +++ Yeast cell:++ Culture yielded: growth of candida Spp. I had an abdominal scan that says all d organs are ok, expect the stomach: peptic ulcer, Pls what is your diagnosis and recommended antibiotics
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...