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Lately I have been expercing thin stool not all the time but but my stools are never the same I have sometimes blood in it red blood and been get strange feelings in chest and breathless sometimes not that am short of breath just like a weird feeling in my chest I keep thinking I have bowel cancer but my doctor sais I am to young because I'm 25 I dunno what to do going out my mind

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hi,I also have thin stools sometimes looking like pencils,I've had ibs and diverticular disease for 20yrs,have you had acolonoscopy or any other tests,the red blood could be due to piles/hemeroids if you suffer from constipation.your chest sensations could be due to stress if you are worrying about your symptoms.

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Yeah I had a blood test done my everything came back normal sept my folate level I have no family history of bowel cancer or anything 

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Did the tests include Coeliac Disease antibodies? If not and you are on a full gluten diet now then it would be worth getting yourself tested because untreated Coeliacs can lead to vitamin and mineral deficiencies including B12 and Folate. 

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Hi

Have your thyroid levels been checked?

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Thank you no theve not been checked in going to go back to the doctors today just keep thinking I have some sort of cancer dunno if it's making me worse 

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