Could also be a crohns flare in the rectum. I have had my rectum removed and do however still feel the urge and light amounts of mucus due to what little tissue is still remaining after surgery.
Crohns since 1994, inflammatory arthritis, chronic ulcerative proctitis, endometriosis, hypothyroidism, depression
Two doses of Tysabri IV beginning of 2009, no longer on too many side effects, hospitalized for neuro problems, med helped though
Allergic to Remicade which helped me so much for about 5 years before developing allergy also allergic to Humira and Imuran
Taking Asacol and Aciphex, prempro, synthroid, xanax, Vicodin, elavil and cymbalta
Scheduled for ileostomy Oct 2009