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Pus in stool

Pus in stool: Introduction

Pus in stool: The occurrence of puss which may occur in stools. See detailed information below for a list of 27 causes of Pus in stool, Symptom Checker, including diseases and drug side effect causes.

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Causes of Pus in stool:

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

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Pus in stool: Comorbid Symptoms

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Misdiagnosis and Pus in stool

Chronic digestive conditions often misdiagnosed: When diagnosing chronic symptoms of the digestive tract, there are a variety of conditions that may 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 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 also kill the "good" 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. 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 diagnosed with fatal effect). One of the 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 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, or GERD. Other more »

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Detailed list of causes of Pus in stool

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How Common are these Causes of Pus in stool?

This information refers to the general prevalence and incidence of these diseases, not to how likely they are to be the actual cause of Pus in stool. Of the 27 causes of Pus in stool that we have listed, we have the following prevalence/incidence information:

  • 0 causes are "very common" diseases
  • 1 causes are "common" diseases
  • 1 causes are "uncommon" diseases
  • 0 causes are "rare" diseases
  • 4 causes are "very rare" diseases
  • 21 causes have no prevalence information.

Conditions listing medical symptoms: Pus in stool:

The following list of conditions have 'Pus in stool' 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 Pus in stool Based on Risk Factors

This information shows analysis of the list of causes of Pus in stool based on whether certain risk factors apply to the patient:

  • Travel - has the patient travelled recently?
  • Diabetes - history of diabetes or family history of diabetes?

    Classifications of Pus in stool:

    Medical Conditions associated with Pus in stool:

    Mucus stool (88 causes), Stool symptoms (2508 causes), Bowel problems (2509 causes), Mucus symptoms (766 causes), Intestinal symptoms (5299 causes), Lower abdominal symptoms (3048 causes), Abdominal symptoms (5930 causes), Digestive system symptoms (5299 causes), Infection-related symptoms (1293 causes), Mucus membrane symptoms (832 causes), Bowel movements (2383 causes)

    Symptoms related to Pus in stool:

    Mucus stool (88 causes), Stool color changes (387 causes), Stool symptoms (2508 causes), Pale stool (103 causes), Dark stool (50 causes), Anal abscess, Colon abscess, Crohn's disease, Ulcerative colitis, Tumor, Diverticular disease, Fistula, Appendicular abscess, Dysenteric infection, Cholera, Dengue fever

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