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A 31-year-old member asked:
Dr. Eric Kaplan
41 years experience in Colon and Rectal Surgery
Not sure: Certainly it could be hemorrhoids from straining during intercourse. I am making an assumption that we are not talking about anal intercourse. I stron ... Read More
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A 27-year-old male asked:
Dr. Charles Cattano
38 years experience in Gastroenterology
Here's a link...: http://www.uptodate.com/contents/evaluation-of-occult-gastrointestinal-bleeding
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A 49-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ralph Morgan Lewis
37 years experience in Family Medicine
See below: Possibilities include: torn esophagus from violent vomiting; esophageal tumor; gastric ulcer(s) with perforation; esophageal varices; gastric tumor…. ... Read More
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A 72-year-old male asked:
Dr. Allan Goldstein
55 years experience in Internal Medicine
Yes: They don't rupture but they can bleed and need to be evaluated and removed.
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A 31-year-old member asked:
Dr. Andria Johnson
15 years experience in Family Medicine
Not a good sign: Gi bleeding is not a good sign. Make sure it is truly blood. Some people mistake digested (red) beets or jello for blood. This may be very alarming ... Read More
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A 49-year-old male asked:
Dr. Anatoly Belilovsky
34 years experience in Pediatrics
Depends.: Significant amounts of systemic corticosteroids can cause stomach ulcers and bleeding; but joint injections usually do not contain enough to cause thi ... Read More
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A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ralph Morgan Lewis
37 years experience in Family Medicine
Many possibilities:: Hemorrhoids (internal/external/ thrombosed); anal/rectal tumor; colon polyps/tumor; diverticulitis; infectious diarrhea, etc. See fp or GI specialist ... Read More
A 37-year-old male asked:
Dr. Silviu Pasniciuc
26 years experience in Internal Medicine
No: Orofer will only replace iron and would not offer any information about the possible source for blood loss. Further diagnostic tests are recommended b ... Read More
A 28-year-old female asked:
Dr. Robert Kwok
32 years experience in Pediatrics
No: That would be the wrong hole. A woman has 3 holes: urethral meatus, vagina opening, and anus. GI bleeding comes out the anus.
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A 29-year-old female asked:
Dr. Stephen Shapiro
51 years experience in Gastroenterology
Black or tarry stool: That is the simple answer however you could have a slow bleed from the upper tract and have normal looking stools.If u r not sure, get a stool card to ... Read More
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