Megacolon

What is Megacolon?

A condition of extreme dilation of the colon.

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My son in law has been told he has "megacolon" indicated by gigantic stools since he was about 17. He is 24 now and in Marines and feel they have...

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Brief Answer:
Mega colon can be surgically treated.

Detailed Answer:
Hello, Sir.

I can certainly understand your concerns.

Yes, Mega colon can be...

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I PASSED WHAT APPEARED TO BE A ROCK DURING A BOWEL MOVEMENT,AFTER DAYS OF FEELING BLOATED & SUFFERING FROM SEVERAL DAYS OF CONSTIPATION. WHAT...

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Brief Answer:
Fecalith or fecaloma

Detailed Answer:
Hello,

Thanks for posting on XXXXXXX

It must be terrible to have had such an experience and you...

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I have had watery diarrhea with blood and mucus for 3 weeks, sigmoid scope with biopsy showed colitis. I was put on a 10 day cipro. Colonoscopy...

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Dear Maam,

I can see that your symptoms are causing you a lot of trouble but I am glad that you are seeking medical advise for the same. Your...

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