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blood in stool
A 73-year-old male asked:
17 years experience Family Medicine
Many reasons: There are many causes of blood in the stool. This is reason for evaluation by your primary care physician or in cases with sigificnt bleeding to get e ... Read More
A 40-year-old member asked:
38 years experience Gastroenterology
Get checked please: Blood in stool, regardless of age of the sufferer, is never normal. As such, and although the cause is likely easily explained (e.g. Hemorrhoids, anal ... Read More
A 46-year-old member asked:
24 years experience Psychiatry
Need med eval.: Reasons for blood in stools can include hemorrhoids, fistulas, fissures, cancer, infection and inflammatory conditions.
A 32-year-old male asked:
44 years experience Emergency Medicine
Blood On The Saddle?: Blood belongs in the blood vessels. Passage in the stool is not normal and needs to be investigated, unless it just happened once. But blood can still ... Read More
A 32-year-old member asked:
41 years experience Colon and Rectal Surgery
NO!!!!!!!: No amount of bleeding is normal. Get it checked properly by a qualified physician immediately!
A 24-year-old male asked:
58 years experience Internal Medicine
Old: Clotted Blood may appear this way..A simple test for Occult Blood in the stool will tell you for certain!
Hope this is helpful
A 31-year-old female asked:
46 years experience Family Medicine
NO: usually related to irritable bowel syndrome (IBS) or colitis.
please consult your physician.
A 34-year-old male asked:
56 years experience Endocrinology
Blood stool: It is never normal to have blood in the stool.
A 41-year-old female asked:
37 years experience Hematology and Oncology
False hematochezia: Certain foods can color your stool red and can mimic hematochezia (bright red blood in the stool):red gelatin or jello, popsicles, or kool-aid, tomato ... Read More
A 36-year-old female asked:
37 years experience Gastroenterology
Rectal bleeding: Most likely internal hemorrhoids in your age group. No findings or pain externally. If you are constipated try stool softeners and increase fluid in ... Read More
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