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... In addition to this I have noticed changes in my stool for a while now. About a month ago I was passing stools that were thinner than pencils, if they were formed at all. It usually just came out as a pile of feaces not even formed. ... (4 replies)
Thin stools
Jan 11, 2006
... Coyote: Are you sure you don't mean colonoscopy... it is very unlikely that a doctor visualized 3/4 of your colon with a sigmoidoscope. They call it a sigmoidoscope because it is limited to scoping the sigmoid region of your colon... which is towards the end closest to your anus. It does NOT visualize your descending colon, transverse colon, ascending colon, or cecum. Only... (6 replies)
... Good evening. I'm writing in hopes that someone will help calm my anxiety. I could be overthinking things, but I'm going to put it out there anyways. So, I'm a 32/F whose always had GI issues. Got Dx with gastritis and GERD this year. Recently, maybe the past couple months, I've noticed a big change in bowel movements (I've always been a constipated person, but only... (0 replies)

... d what don't you understand about too fat. Nine mos later I was having alternate problems with constipation and dihorreah. With the constipation I was producing thin stools like licorice sticks. I could actually feel someting in my gut. ... (2 replies)
... also had periods of intense itching, which was part of what had convinced me I had hemmrhoids, but I have never actually felt one. I haven't usually noticed any thin stools, sometimes loose but usually pretty "normal" looking, except for the blood which seems to be more frequent now. ... (7 replies)
... ptoms which began to worry me. first and foremost, were the thinness of my stool. for a few days, it was really thin. about half an inch round. the stool was loose so a few minutes in the toilet, the stool began to loose shape. ... (6 replies)
... Thank you for this thread. It's very encouraging to know that not everyone has cancer despite their symptoms ! I only pray this is the case when I have my colonoscopy! (3 replies)
... the caliber of the stool improved, but it is still loose most of the time, or when it is hard I can see that it is compound from few thiner stools bundled together somehow. ... (3 replies)
... the stool and it made it FAR worse. I was convinced I had cancer. STRESS can add to the factors that create narrow stools. When I wasn't stressed to the max, my stools weren't thin at all, but normal, but when I get stressed, my IBS worsens and it's all loose stools and thin stools for me. ... (3 replies)
... The body is complicated, medicine in many ways is still in its infancy when it comes to certain things. So not unusual that there's "no known cause." This is definitely concerning. You've done blood work for anemia? This by itself is not particularly concerning because this can happen with anybody without any serious (or even known ) causes. (8 replies)
... hear the bubbles very easily. Also my lymph nodes in my pelvic area are either enlarged or I'm just so thin that I can actually feel them now. But they are firm and rubbery. And moveable. ... (8 replies)
... ed all the good bacteria, so I had 14 days of tons of terrible side effects like anxiety, panic attacks, weakness, metal taste, so many to count. It also gave me loose stools like most antibiotics do. ... (6 replies)
... I've had loose stools for 5 weeks, so I had 2 FOBTs done 1 week apart, that showed no blood in the stool. ... (7 replies)
... Well, I will be moving to a new area soon and will get a whole new bunch of doctors... hopefully, ones who have a clue. I have not been happy with the doctors I have seen. When I saw a gastroenterologist, I did in fact take my parents with me so that maybe the doctor'd take me more seriously. But this doctor (who I did NOT like) rushed me through the appointment so fast... (23 replies)
... loose unformed morning stools spaced within 1 or 2 hours. ... (8 replies)
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Oct 23, 2004
... I have my first colonoscopy this coming Tuesday and I have had many different symptoms, constipation alternating with very loose stools, green, stools, mucous, pus, black stools, thin stringy stools, sorry to be so graphic but I am worried, could this be really serious? ... (0 replies)
Thin stools
May 21, 2003
... weel...finnally got the nerves to go to the doctor. he did a flexible Sigmoscopy also...and did not find anything wrong. he said that my stools are thin and soft or loose because of a Irritable colon...wish I think means Irritable Bowel Syndrome...which is not serious. ... (6 replies)


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