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Rectal infection

Rectal infection: Introduction

Rectal infection: An infection of the rectum - bacteria are the usual pathogens. See detailed information below for a list of 7 causes of Rectal infection, Symptom Checker, including diseases and drug side effect causes.

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Causes of Rectal infection:

The following medical conditions are some of the possible causes of Rectal infection. There are likely to be other possible causes, so ask your doctor about your symptoms.

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Home Diagnostic Testing and Rectal infection

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Rectal infection: Symptom Checker

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Rectal infection Treatments

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Rectal infection: Animations

Rectal infection: Comorbid Symptoms

Some of the comorbid or associated medical symptoms for Rectal infection may include these symptoms:

Causes of General Symptom Types

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Rectal infection: Deaths

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Misdiagnosis and Rectal infection

Chronic digestive conditions often misdiagnosed: When diagnosing chronic symptoms of the digestive tract, there are a variety of conditions that may...read more »

Intestinal bacteria disorder may be hidden cause: One of the lesser known causes of diarrhea is an imbalance of bacterial in the gut, sometimes called intestinal imbalance. The digestive system contains a variety of ...read more »

Antibiotics often causes diarrhea: The use of antibiotics are very likely to cause some level of diarrhea in patients. The reason is that antibiotics kill off not...read more »

Food poisoning may actually be an infectious disease: Many people who come down with "stomach symptoms" like diarrhea assume that it's "something I ate" (i.e. ...read more »

Mesenteric adenitis misdiagnosed as appendicitis in children: Because appendicitis is one of the more feared conditions for a child with abdominal pain, it can be over-diagnosed (it can, of course, also fail to be...read more »

Celiac disease often fails to be diagnosed cause of chronic digestive symptoms: One of the most common chronic digestive conditions is celiac disease...read more »

Chronic digestive diseases hard to diagnose: There is an inherent difficulty in diagnosing the various types of chronic digestive diseases. Some of the better known possibilities are peptic ulcer, colon cancer, irritable bowel...read more »

Rectal infection: Research Related Doctors & Specialists

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Hospitals & Clinics: Rectal infection

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Rectal infection: Related Rare Diseases

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Rectal infection: Undiagnosed Conditions

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Detailed list of causes of Rectal infection

The list below shows some of the causes of Rectal infection mentioned in various sources:

How Common are these Causes of Rectal infection?

This information refers to the general prevalence and incidence of these diseases, not to how likely they are to be the actual cause of Rectal infection. Of the 7 causes of Rectal infection that we have listed, we have the following prevalence/incidence information:

  • 0 causes are "very common" diseases
  • 0 causes are "common" diseases
  • 3 causes are "uncommon" diseases
  • 0 causes are "rare" diseases
  • 0 causes are "very rare" diseases
  • 5 causes have no prevalence information.

Conditions listing medical symptoms: Rectal infection:

The following list of conditions have 'Rectal infection' or similar listed as a symptom in our database. This computer-generated list may be inaccurate or incomplete. Always seek prompt professional medical advice about the cause of any symptom.

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Causes of Rectal infection Based on Risk Factors

This information shows analysis of the list of causes of Rectal infection based on whether certain risk factors apply to the patient:

  • Travel - has the patient travelled recently?

    Classifications of Rectal infection:

    Medical Conditions associated with Rectal infection:

    Anal symptoms (466 causes), Digestive symptoms (5299 causes)

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