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A 31-year-old female asked:
Dr. Gurmukh Singh
48 years experience Pathology
Need to examine: Any abnormal bleeding warrants assessment by a doctor. The bleeding may be from hemorrhoids or inflamed diverticuli, or inflammatory bowel disease. It ... Read More

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A 39-year-old female asked:
Dr. Mark Hoepfner
38 years experience General Surgery
Hemorrhoids: Hemorrhoids are a common cause of rectal bleeding. Have you had a doctor perform an examination to identify hemorrhoids and rule out other possibiliti ... Read More
Dr. Eric Kaplan
41 years experience Colon and Rectal Surgery
Most likely : Hemorrhoids, but this is as a result of intermittent diarrhea or constipation/hard stools. Depending on your age and family/personal history a colonos ... Read More
A 48-year-old female asked:
Dr. Mark Hoepfner
38 years experience General Surgery
Could be: Anal fissure or hemorrhoid. Try warm bath soaks, drink plenty of liquids, add fiber to diet like metamucil, avoid constipation and straining. See a do ... Read More
A 26-year-old female asked:
Dr. Richard Zimon
58 years experience Internal Medicine
You need: to have this evaluated ASAP! Bright red blood can be a symptom of a number of conditions benign and more serious!!! Dizzyness may mean that the bleedi ... Read More
A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Charles Cattano
38 years experience Gastroenterology
Needs evaluation: 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, ana ... Read More
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A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
24 years experience Psychiatry
Uncertain: Possible causes include internal or external hemorrhoids, fistula, fissure, constipation, infection or inflammation of GI tract. Please have this medi ... Read More
A 45-year-old female asked:
Dr. Mark Hoepfner
38 years experience General Surgery
Maybe: If you have constipation and straining to have a bowel movements, you could have hemorrhoids or anal fissure. Need to drink more liquids, eat more hig ... Read More
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A 38-year-old female asked:
Dr. Danny Westmoreland
35 years experience Family Medicine
Get checked: Rectal bleeding should never be assumed to be something. There is nobody that deserves less than the best treatment. This starts with a proper diagn ... Read More
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A 57-year-old female asked:
Dr. Harold Fields
60 years experience Family Medicine
Anal tear: You probably caused an anal tear. It should heal and the bleeding will stop.Try staying on a liquid diet for 72 hours which will help. Good Luck
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A 29-year-old female asked:
Dr. Robert Andrews
35 years experience Interventional Radiology
Yes. : Yes. You need to see a doctor for this right away. It may be something as simple as hemorrhoids, but it could also be much more serious. Bleeding l ... Read More

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