... rea. I did not have any solid food for a week while I was in the hospital. Once I got home, I started eating normal and got back into the routine of my morning bowel movement, but my stool has been flat for the last 3 weeks. ... (0 replies)
... About 4 years ago I was bleeding as I made a bowel movement and ended up getting a colonoscopy... ... (3 replies)
... In 2001 I would frequently get rectal bleeding, a lot at one time. There was no pain, just blood when I took a bowel movement. I ended getting a barium enema, colonoscopy, and a Small Bowel Follow Through. ... (4 replies)
... PS PLEASE don't apologize for saying you had a bowel movement!! I'm sure you've read other posts, especially mine. They are pretty GRAPHIC! ... (1 replies)
... All stool has to pass through the same areas, so for my initial stool to be round and normal, and for the little bits at the end of my bowel movement to consistently look different with flat sides and to happen at random can't be anything too major. Seeing there's other reasons why it can happen. ... (7 replies)
... Hey everybody, how are you? My name is George and I am a 22 year old man that is very worried about colorectal cancer.
Last Saturday I had diarrhea randomly followed by constipation that is still bothering me today (I can go, but it takes a while and very little comes out and it is usually soft, small and sometimes flat).
My doctor gave me 3 Hemmocult pads in order to... (3 replies)
... Red blood specks on the stool and on the toilet paper. This usually gets worse after the 2nd bowel movement of the day making me think the problem is just a hemorrhoid in the anus but this has been going on for about 2 months. No itching or burning. ... (5 replies)
... ks ago I started having abdominal cramping, bloating, going to the toilet several times a day with varying amounts of stool with mucus and dark spots. After each bowel movement I still felt cramped and bloated and like I still had to go, but nothing would come out. ... (3 replies)
... I'm 20 and a little over a week ago days I took a crap. and the crap came out really flat and ribbony. About a week ago, when I took a crap it was slightly thicker than it was, but still nowhere close to normal. ... (5 replies)
... I'm 24 y.o. and I have been having bowel problems for about 5 months now. My symptoms have slowly started getting worse and I can't go to the doctor for another month when I'll have insurance. ... (3 replies)
... I've also come across many accounts of people who claim to have had flat stools for several weeks to several months but in time their stools went back to normal on their own. ... (3 replies)
... I'm so confused about what's going on with me and what my doctors are thinking. I have another appt. this week, but have no confidence that my health issues will be resolved until my scope in June.
I'm pretty ignorant re. all things in the medical field, so I'm hoping some of you may be able to answer some questions I have. I've had 2 surgeries this year-the first for a... (2 replies)
... I want to get a massage, but I fear that laying flat won't be comfortable for me right now. ... (5 replies)
... evacuate when when full... so if you eat several small meals, eventually when your colon fills, triggering stretch receptors to let you know it's time to have a bowel movement. This has nothing to do with eating small meals... ... (4 replies)
... Anyway, the reason that this was ordered was because I had some bright red blood in the toilet with a bowel movement about a month ago. Not actually IN the stools themselves, just in the toilet, and on the outside of the feces. ... (5 replies)
... Also, i only have one bowel each time, after that, if i try to have bowel, I can only have very few and very flattened stool. ... (1 replies)
... I seem to have some symptoms that could be Irritable bowel syndrome, and Inflammatory bowel disease, or perhaps there's a chance it is colorectal cancer. If anyone would like to offer their opinions, I would appreciate it. ... (2 replies)