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    38 Possible Causes for Mucus in Stool in USA

    • Amebiasis
      Mucus in Stool
    • Irritable Bowel Syndrome
      Mucus in Stool
    • Ulcerative Colitis
      Mucus in Stool
    • Crohn's Disease
      Mucus in Stool
    • Colitis
      Mucus in Stool

      Infants with allergic colitis present with vomiting, diarrhoea and with blood and mucus in stools. … This procedure permits a doctor to directly observe the severity of the inflammation, take samples of mucus or stool for culture, and remove tissue samples of affected areas[1] [2]

    • Polyps

      Most colonic polyps cause no symptoms, but they may cause rectal bleeding, mucus in stools, abdominal pain and rarely diarrhoea or constipation.[3]

    • Colonic Polyp

      Most colonic polyps cause no symptoms, but they may cause rectal bleeding, mucus in stools, abdominal pain and rarely diarrhoea or constipation. … 25 Serrated polyps are important for several reasons: they are more common on the right side of the colon, they are commonly sessile (or flat), they can be covered with mucus … […] or stool particles, and they can have a benign appearance. 26 All of those factors make serrated polyps harder to detect by the endoscopist. 20 Previous studies have reported[4] [5]

    • Infection

      The virus is also excreted in cervical mucus, semen, stool, and breast milk.[6]

    • Strongyloides Stercoralis

      Symptoms and Types Inflammation of the skin, rash ( dermatitis ) Cough, bronchopneumonia Diarrhea or constipation, especially in newborn puppies Blood in stool Mucus in stool[7]

    • Giardiasis

      The finding of mucus in stool was higher in children with Giardia cysts (OR 2.3). … Mucus in stool can indicate inflammatory responses and our finding could indicate that chronic infection may induce inflammatory changes without major clinical symptoms. … […] in stool.[8]

    Mucus in Stool

    Visible mucus in stool can have a variety of causes, including irritable bowel syndrome, inflammatory bowel diseases and nutritional factors.

    Further symptoms

    Similar symptoms

    References

    1. Ulcerative Colitis - Digestive Disorders, http://www.merckmanuals.com/home/digestive-diso…
    2. Colitis, https://www.symptoma.com/en/info/colitis
    3. Combined endoscopic and laparoscopic removal of colonic polyps | Guidance and guidelines, https://www.nice.org.uk/guidance/ipg503
    4. Combined endoscopic and laparoscopic removal of colonic polyps | Guidance and guidelines, https://www.nice.org.uk/guidance/ipg503
    5. Clinical and Translational Gastroenterology - The Effect of Polyp Location and Patient Gender on the Presence of Dysplasia in Colonic Polyps, http://www.nature.com/ctg/journal/v3/n7/full/ct…
    6. Cytomegalovirus (CMV) Infection - Infections, http://www.msdmanuals.com/home/infections/viral…
    7. Intestinal Parasitic Infection (Strongyloidiasis) in Dogs, http://www.petmd.com/dog/conditions/digestive/c…
    8. Giardiasis in children living in post-earthquake camps from Armenia (Colombia) | BMC Public Health, https://bmcpublichealth.biomedcentral.com/artic…