painful defecation

painful defecation

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However, the chances are that his anal sacs are impacted--an uncomfortably itchy condition that causes painful defecation.
Important symptoms include abnormal uterine bleeding, heavy or painful periods, abdominal discomfort or bloating, painful defecation, back ache, urinary frequency or retention, and in some cases, infertility.
All patients presenting with painful defecation or painful bleeding per rectum were assessed in surgery outpatient department.
Concerns about painful defecation and GI symptoms such as nausea and vomiting are significant concerns for women undergoing surgery," she said.
All showed elevated temperature, increased respiration, anorexia and drop in milk production, painful defecation and urination.
Urgency, frequency, dysuria and hematuria may be the result of bladder irritation, and cyst distention may cause perinealperianal or suprapubic pain, hemospermia, post-coital discomfort or painful defecation.
The child (if old enough) and the parents should be asked specifically about the presence of very large stools, painful defecation, blood in the stools and stool withholding behavior.
Bezoar patients may present with a history of ingestion of sand, constipation, and recurrent episodes of abdominal pain that may result in significantly painful defecation, which is an important indication for the diagnosis of lithobezoars.
Other presenting complaints include pruritus, painful defecation, incontinence and diarrhoea.
Prolonged diarrhea, straining to defecate, painful defecation, or absence of defecation all require veterinary attention.
These treatments can lead to impotence, incontinence when surgery is used, and if radiation is given, it can cause painful defecation or chronic diarrhea.
Constipation signs include fewer than three bowel movements or one or more episodes of stool incontinence per week, passing of stools so large that they obstruct the toilet, retentive posturing (withholding behavior), and painful defecation.