Bowel Symptoms

Your colon, also known as the large intestine, is part of your digestive system. It's a long, hollow tube at the end of your digestive tract where your body makes and stores stool. Many disorders affect the colon's ability to work properly. Some of these include

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Specific Causes of Bowel Symptoms

Colon cancer: Its first symptoms may be a change in bowel habits - either diarrhoea or constipation, sometimes with blood or mucus (slime). ...Source: New Zealand Health1 ...

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Causes List for Bowel Symptoms

Possible causes of Bowel Symptoms (or similar symptoms) may include:2

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Clinical Features of Bowel Symptoms

If your child develops a bowel infection (enterocolitis), they may also have a high temperature (fever) and watery, foul-smelling diarrhoea. ...Source: NHS Choices UK3 ...

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References

  1. Source: New Zealand Health: health.govt.nz/ your-health/ conditions-and-treatments/ diseases-and-illnesses/ constipation
  2. Source: Algorithmically Generated List
  3. Source: NHS Choices UK: nhs.uk/ conditions/ hirschsprungs-disease/ 

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