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Rectal disorder

Rectal disorder: Introduction

Rectal disorder: diseases of the rectum. See detailed information below for a list of 23 causes of Rectal disorder, Symptom Checker, including diseases and drug side effect causes.

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Rectal disorder: Symptom Checker

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Rectal disorder Treatments

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Rectal disorder: Animations

Rectal disorder: Comorbid Symptoms

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Causes of Similar Symptoms to Rectal disorder

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Rectal disorder: Deaths

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Misdiagnosis and Rectal disorder

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, more »

Intestinal bacteria disorder may be hidden cause: One of the lesser known causes of diarrhea is an imbalance of bacterial in the gut, 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" bacteria in the gut. This leads to 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 diarrheal illness (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 ( 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). 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 more »

Rectal disorder: Research Related Doctors & Specialists

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Hospitals & Clinics: Rectal disorder

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Rectal disorder: Related Rare Diseases

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Rectal disorder: Undiagnosed Conditions

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Detailed list of causes of Rectal disorder

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How Common are these Causes of Rectal disorder?

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 disorder. Of the 23 causes of Rectal disorder that we have listed, we have the following prevalence/incidence information:

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

Conditions listing medical symptoms: Rectal disorder:

The following list of conditions have 'Rectal disorder' 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 disorder Based on Risk Factors

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

  • Travel - has the patient travelled recently?

    Classifications of Rectal disorder:

    Medical Conditions associated with Rectal disorder:

    Rectal symptoms (88 causes), Lower abdominal symptoms (3048 causes), Abdominal symptoms (5930 causes), Digestive system symptoms (5299 causes)

    Symptoms related to Rectal disorder:

    Anal fissure (10 causes), Anal fistula, Chancroid, Clostridium difficile colitis, Clostridium difficile proctitis, Diverticular disease, Foreign body in the rectum, Gonorrhea (2 causes), Herpes simplex, Ulcerative colitis

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