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I have bright red blood in the water when I have a bowel movement

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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A 29-year-old female asked:
Dr. Michael Finkelstein
36 years experience Internal Medicine
Blood: the blood could be from a hemorrhoid or a Fisher in a No but again if it persists it would be advisable to have a doctor do a sigmoid for colonoscopy ... Read More
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A 42-year-old male asked:
Dr. Leslie Leighton
42 years experience Internal Medicine
See your MD: May be a rectal fissure or hemorrhoid but this needs evaluation by a physcian.
A 24-year-old female asked:
Dr. John Munshower
29 years experience Family Medicine
Let dr know asap: You have intestinal bleeding. Continue to see the GI dr, as you need to have the source identified asap. If you have any weakness, tiredness or sign ... Read More
A 18-year-old male asked:
Dr. Hushang Haghighat
Specializes in Pediatric Hematology and Oncology
Evaluation: You need to refer to gastroenterology to be evaluated and may have colonoscopy to find the cause so be treated.
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 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 21-year-old female asked:
Dr. Charles Cattano
38 years experience Gastroenterology
Possibilities...: Blood in stool is a warning sign. Causes of bleeding may be predictable (e.G rectal trauma, fissure, hemorrhoids with straining), but evaluation is al ... Read More
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