Patient Comments: Melanosis Coli - Symptoms and Diagnosis

What symptoms, if any, did you experience with melanosis coli, and how were you diagnosed?

Comment from: Dr. Soni, 35-44 Male (Caregiver) Published: November 25

Pseudomelanosis coli gives the symptoms like mucus colitis. Frequent stools with mucus (no blood), colicky pain, gaseous distention of colons and tender colons are noted in a few patients, which prompted me to ask for colonoscopy, which turned out pseudomelanosis coli.

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