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do fibroids cause blood in stool

A 53-year-old member asked:
Dr. Shaad Abdullah
16 years experience Hematology and Oncology
No: Palafer usually refers to iron supplements. It can make your stool appear black and possibly look like bleeding but usually i would expect such a medi ... Read More
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A 50-year-old member asked:
Dr. Liawaty Ho
22 years experience Hematology and Oncology
Yes frm dietary heme: You can have false positive reading that is caused from dietary heme ( from red meat)- thus you should avoid red meat , poultry, fish, some raw vegeta ... Read More
A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Sewa Legha
49 years experience Medical Oncology
No: There is no connection between the hernia and the stools.
A 43-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jon Fishburn
29 years experience Ophthalmology
Yes: Fecal blood can be caused by Aspirin use, particularly if used chronically, in high doses, concomitantly with other drugs that may cause gastrointesti ... Read More
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A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. Scott Browning
29 years experience Colon and Rectal Surgery
They don't. : Something else is going on. See a colorectal surgeon or at least your primary care physicians. Pilonidal cysts can certainly cause a lot of problems, ... Read More
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A 50-year-old member asked:
Dr. Eric Kaplan
41 years experience Colon and Rectal Surgery
Straining to have: A bowel movement can indeed cause bleeding from hemorrhoids or a fissure, especially if your stool is hard due to poor fiber and inadequate fluid inta ... Read More
A 49-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jalal Zuberi
44 years experience Pediatrics
Straining for blood: Straining to much in toilet due to constipation can be a cause of some bleeding due to small anal tear from mechanical friction of hardenend stools or ... Read More
A 28-year-old male asked:
Dr. Derrick Lonsdale
72 years experience Preventive Medicine
Yes: This would almost certainly be accompanied by pain. If it is not painful and it persists, get it checked out.
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A 19-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ed Friedlander
43 years experience Pathology
No: most common cause is hemorrhoids. If you are exercising, you have more leeway to eat what you like.
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A 47-year-old female asked:
Dr. Stephen Southard
14 years experience Internal Medicine
Several things: It can be related to hemorrhoids, irritation of the lining of the colon due to hard stools, inflammation of the intestinal tract from infectious or au ... Read More
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