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137 Possible Causes for 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] . [16] This phenomenon may also contribute to the increased cancer risk.[emedicine.medscape.com] Mucus in stool Individuals with Crohn’s may experience long periods of remission, where they have no symptoms or only very mild symptoms.[news-medical.net]

  • 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] 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] The stools may be watery or contain mucus and frequently consist almost entirely of blood and pus.[merckmanuals.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]

  • Sepsis

    […] or mucus (respiratory secretion testing) blood pressure tests imaging studies, such as an X-ray , ultrasound scan or CT scan Treatments for sepsis If sepsis is detected early[nhs.uk] , and increase serum bactericidal activity.[doi.org] […] intracellular TLR9 expression [ 33 ] Function Decreased LPS-induced TNF-α secretion [ 90, 91 ] Natural killer cells Frequency Decreased [ 92 ] Leukocytes Frequency Increased[doi.org]

  • Appendicitis

    It can be blocked by mucus, stool (bowel movement), or lymphatic tissue, part of the lymphatic system that helps fight infection.[sepsis.org] Doctors try to establish whether a patient may have appendicitis by measuring the number of white blood cells (leukocytes), which often increase from the normal count of between[britannica.com] The blockage may be due to a build-up of thick mucus within the appendix or to stool that enters the appendix from the cecum.[medicinenet.com]

  • Atelectasis

    It can be caused by: Blockage in the airways—as a result of inhaled stool during birth, an inhaled object, or a mucus plug that keeps air from moving into the lung sacs Lung[winchesterhospital.org]

  • Irritable Bowel Syndrome

    Other symptoms include: Mucus in stool. Urgency. Feeling of incomplete evacuation.[hopkinsmedicine.org] Table 3 Magnitude of associations between human leukocyte antigen positivity and specific gastrointestinal disease.[doi.org] Otilonium had no significant effects on pain severity, stool consistency or mucus in the stool.[doi.org]

  • 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]

  • 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] . [16] This phenomenon may also contribute to the increased cancer risk.[emedicine.medscape.com] Other symptoms may include: Constipation Sores or swelling in the eyes Draining of pus, mucus, or stools from around the rectum or anus (caused by something called a fistula[medlineplus.gov]

  • Perforated Appendix

    Appendicitis is the result of a blockage of the appendix caused by hard mucus or stool, a foreign body, or virus.[chop.edu] Appendicitis results from blockage in the appendix caused by dried mucus, hard stool, parasites or other foreign bodies.[cincinnatichildrens.org] Mucus, which is secreted by the inner lining of the appendix, builds up behind the blockage when it can no longer drain into the large intestine.[cincinnatichildrens.org]

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