Constipation refers to a difficulty or inability to pass motions comfortably. The stool may be hardened due to less water content in the body (dehydration). The person may need to strain hard to pass the stools, leading to pain, tears, fissures, and bleeding.

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What could cause problems like intestinal obstruction with constipation and piles?

Query: Hello doctor, I am 36 years old. I have a problem on the right side of the large intestine. I have four babies with cesarean surgeries. My youngest baby is 13 years old. My uterus was removed five years ago due to rasoli. After this operation, I felt pain in my anus and a year later I was alright b...  Read Full »

Dr. Rajesh Bansari

Answer: Hello, Welcome to I have reviewed your situation. For confirmation, what is going on, you need to visit to a gastroenterologist and get booked for upper and lower GI (gastrointestinal) endoscopy. But reading at your situation, it looks you have both acidity problem and constipation. ...  Read Full »

What could be the reason for chronic abdominal pain with bloating and stool problem?

Query: Hello doctor, I have been struggling with a lot of upper abdominal pain since six months. I have constant, chronic pain in my upper right abdomen and chest. I was adamant it was my heart but have had all heart tests done and everything is fine except for palpitations they think are from anxiety. Ga...  Read Full »

Dr. Rajesh Bansari

Answer: Hello, Welcome to I have reviewed your concern. Thank you for the extensive details. I am happy to know there is no sinister problem going on, all you are suffering is functional problem. You have mixed features of dyspepsia and IBS and both have unknown causes. Most of the people hav...  Read Full »

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