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I feel like I have to move my bowels but what comes out has

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I feel like I have to move my bowels but what comes out has been a gooy thick discharge for two days now. What does this mean?
JA: Have you seen a doctor about this yet? What medications are you taking?
Customer: I had been on cipro for a UTI two weeks ago. My urinalisis came out clear last week
JA: Anything else in your medical history you think the doctor should know?
Customer: no doctors on weekends
Submitted: 20 days ago.
Category: Medical
Expert:  Dr Uzair replied 20 days ago.

Hi. Welcome to JustAnswer. My name is Uzair.
I am reviewing your post and will get back to your reply momentarily.

Expert:  Dr Uzair replied 20 days ago.

Thick discharge from rectum can be due to several reasons and most common are anal fistula, hemorrhoids or rectal abscess. Most of the time cause is infectious. I would recommend you to visit your urgent care as it should be thoroughly examined so that exact diagnosis can be confirmed and treatment can be started to avoid complications.

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Expert:  Dr Uzair replied 20 days ago.

Please let me know if you have followup questions.

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