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Rectum symptoms: Symptoms affecting the rectum at the end of the digestive tract. See detailed information below for a list of 88 causes of Rectum symptoms, Symptom Checker, including diseases and drug side effect causes.
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Chronic digestive conditions often misdiagnosed: When diagnosing chronic symptoms of the digestive tract, there are a variety of conditions that may be misdiagnosed. The best known, irritable bowel syndrome, is over-diagnosed, whereas other causes that...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 only "bad" bacteria, but can...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. food poisoning). In fact, it's more likely to be an infectious...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, a malabsorption disorder with a variety of symptoms (see symptoms of 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 syndrome...read more »
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Subtypes of Rectum symptoms:
Urge to defecate (10 causes), Anal fissure (10 causes), Anogenital pruritus (9 causes), Fecal straining (21 causes), Rectal discharge (29 causes), Rectal mass (55 causes), Rectal tenesmus (16 causes), Rectal ulceration (7 causes), Acute Crohns-like rectal bleeding (14 causes), Acute crohns-like rectal symptoms (14 causes), Anorectal abscess (16 causes), Anorectal manometry abnormal (3 causes), Anorectal pain (69 causes), Anorectal pain in children (9 causes), Abnormal scintigraphy (3 causes), Chronic Crohns-like rectal bleeding (10 causes), Chronic Crohns-like rectal symptoms (16 causes), Constant Anorectal pain (6 causes), Crohns-like rectal bleeding (17 causes), Haemorrhoids in pregnancy (3 causes), Hemorrhoids (13 causes), Intermittent Crohns-like rectal bleeding (11 causes), Intermittent Crohns-like rectal symptoms (17 causes), Intermittent feeling of rectal distension (10 causes), Lump in the rectum (18 causes), Lump in the rectum during pregnancy (9 causes), Mild Crohns-like rectal bleeding (9 causes), Mild Crohns-like rectal symptoms (7 causes), Piles (10 causes), Rectal bleeding (324 causes), Rectal bleeding in children (44 causes), Rectal bleeding in pregnancy (8 causes), Rectal disorder (23 causes), Rectal disorders in adults (7 causes), Rectal distension (11 causes), Rectal lump (18 causes), Rectal lump in pregnancy (7 causes), Rectal pain (27 causes), Rectal passage of bright red clots (20 causes), Rectal passage of jellylike material (14 causes), Rectal prolapse (11 causes), Recto anal disorders (30 causes), Rectum pain (26 causes), Recurring Crohns-like rectal bleeding (6 causes), Recurring Crohns-like rectal symptoms (17 causes), Severe Crohns-like rectal bleeding (17 causes), Severe Crohns-like rectal symptoms (17 causes), Proctitis (21 causes), Tenesmus (52 causes), Tenesmus in pregnancy (7 causes), Anal triangle blister (9 causes), Anal triangle bruise (2 causes), Anal triangle deformity (3 causes), Anal triangle infection (6 causes), Anal triangle inflammation (6 causes), Anal triangle itch (7 causes), Anal triangle obstruction (4 causes), Anal triangle rash (6 causes), Anal triangle redness (6 causes), Anal triangle swelling (8 causes), Anal triangle ulcer (8 causes), Anal triangle weakness (2 causes), Rectal blister (9 causes), Rectal bruise (2 causes), Rectal deformity (6 causes), Rectal inflammation (15 causes), Rectal obstruction (3 causes), Rectal rash (8 causes), Rectal redness (6 causes), Rectal ulcer (31 causes), Rectal weakness (1 cause), anal lump (18 causes), Gas with discharge (6 causes), anal bleeding (13 causes), bloody stool (406 causes), Bloody diarrhea (75 causes), bright red blood on toilet paper (7 causes), anal discomfort (9 causes), anal pain (8 causes)
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