Bloating Or Fullness, Constipation, Decreased Appetite And Diarrhea

Reviewed on 6/15/2020

When someone is very constipated, they will typically feel full and bloated. They will likely not be very hungry. If the stool is blocking the way out of the rectum, some liquid stool may pass around it and it may look like diarrhea. Irritable bowel syndrome can cause a combination of diarrhea and constipation as well.

While the list below can be considered as a guide to educate yourself about these conditions, this is not a substitute for a diagnosis from a health care provider. There are many other medical conditions that also can be associated with your symptoms and signs. Here are a number of those from MedicineNet:

At MedicineNet, we believe it is important to take charge of your health through measures such as a living healthy lifestyle, practicing preventative medicine, following a nutrition plan, and getting regular exercise. Understanding your symptoms and signs and educating yourself about health conditions are also a part of living your healthiest life. The links above will provide you with more detailed information on these medical conditions to help you inform yourself about the causes and available treatments for these conditions.

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