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62 Possible Causes for Gastrointestinal Hemorrhage, Leukocytes Increased, Mucus in Stool

  • Crohn's Disease

    Unintentional weight loss Other symptoms may include: Constipation Eye inflammation Fistulas (usually around the rectal area, may cause draining of pus, mucus, or stools)[web.archive.org] hemorrhage, short bowel syndrome, or end-stage liver disease secondary to primary sclerosing cholangitis.[oadoi.org] . [16] This phenomenon may also contribute to the increased cancer risk.[emedicine.medscape.com]

  • Ulcerative Colitis

    Their consistency of stool improves, frequency to rush to toilet also decreases and the quantity of blood and mucus in the stool reduces.[ulcerativecolitiscure.com] […] colitis, microscopic colitis Obstruction: hernia, intussusception, volvulus, post-surgical adhesions, tumors, severe constipation, hemorrhoids Vascular: embolism, thrombosis, hemorrhage[en.wikipedia.org] There is a strong correlation with histocompatibility human leukocyte antigen, (HLA)-B27 but the risk of having ulcerative colitis is not increased by having HLA-B27.[symptoma.com]

  • Amebiasis

    […] in the stools but without the presence of fever), or amoebic liver abscesses (fever, chills, abdominal pain, weight loss, hepatomegaly) that can be fatal if not immediately[orpha.net] Sometimes blood and mucus in stools may also be present. Change in bowel habits and a feeling of incomplete evacuation are other associated features.[surgerydoor.co.uk] Symptomatic patients initially have lower abdominal pain and diarrhoea and later develop dysentery (with blood and mucus in stool).[webhealthcentre.com]

  • Pediatric Crohn's Disease

    Unintentional weight loss Other symptoms may include: Constipation Eye inflammation Fistulas (usually around the rectal area, may cause draining of pus, mucus, or stools)[web.archive.org] hemorrhage, short bowel syndrome, or end-stage liver disease secondary to primary sclerosing cholangitis.[dx.doi.org] . [16] This phenomenon may also contribute to the increased cancer risk.[emedicine.medscape.com]

  • Henoch-Schönlein Purpura

    Some cases include presence of blood or mucus in the stool.[symptoma.com] These can be caused by gastrointestinal hemorrhage, bowel ischemia and necrosis, intussusception, and bowel perforation.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] As tissue infiltration by leukocytes is a major feature of HSPN vasculitis, a possible role of a more potent activation of the latter cells by IgA-CC and/or circulating chemokines[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Gastrointestinal Hemorrhage

    Patients with rectal bleeding should be asked whether pure blood was passed; whether it was mixed with stool, pus, or mucus; or whether blood simply coated the stool or toilet[merckmanuals.com] He was extensively investigated for a source of gastrointestinal hemorrhage, and again no source could be identified.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Gastrointestinal hemorrhage in children is a critical condition that demands quick and effective management.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Diverticulitis of the Colon

    Some people develop diarrhoea or constipation, and some people pass mucus with their stools. It is not clear how diverticula cause these symptoms.[patient.info] Symptomatic presenting features of diverticular disease (i.e. presentation of complicated diverticulosis) include: diverticulitis lower gastrointestinal hemorrhage ("diverticular[radiopaedia.org] In hemorrhage of the gastrointestinal tract, unfortunately, the exact diagnosis and the easy surgical approach are too often missing.[annals.org]

  • Amyloidosis

    Stools did not contain mucus or blood, and he did not seek medical attention for this symptom. He had no history of hypertension, diabetes mellitus, or any malignancy.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] The causes of death in the eprodisate group were ischemic stroke in two patients, the nephrotic syndrome in one patient, gastrointestinal hemorrhage in one, and pneumonia[doi.org] Synovial fluid showed predominant infiltration of polymorphonuclear leukocytes and the increase of β2-MG level.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Colonic Crohn's Disease

    Blood and mucus in the stool is present for up to 50% of patients with Crohn's disease. Causes of Crohn's Disease The exact cause of Crohn's disease is not known.[uclahealth.org] Severe gastrointestinal hemorrhage in Crohn's disease. Ann Surg 1991; 213 (3) 207-211 4 Maykel JA, Hagerman G, Mellgren AF, et al.[thieme-connect.com] Symptoms of colitis can include rectal bleeding, abdominal pain, diarrhea, passage of mucus and bloody stools.[ddc.musc.edu]

  • Cecal Adenocarcinoma

    , the lining of the colon can become damaged as unlubricated stools abrade and damage them.[verywellhealth.com] […] water from the feces back into the blood to secrete mucus into the colon to lubricate feces as they are expelled from the body If these cells are unable to produce ample mucus[verywellhealth.com]

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