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i take a blood thinner and when i have a bowl movement there is blood

A 34-year-old male asked:
Dr. Bennett Werner
44 years experience Cardiology
Possibly: You have pleuritic pain - meaning respiratory motion (rubbing of the pleural surfaces or the muscles of respiration) provokes pain. A recurrent blood ... Read More

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Dr. Robert Andrews
36 years experience Interventional Radiology
Blood : Blood on the outside of stool or seen only on the paper suggests hemorrhoids. Bloodmixed with stool suggests a bleeding source higher in the bowel, wh ... Read More
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Dr. Gurmukh Singh
49 years experience Pathology
Agree with Dr. A: It is not feasible to provide a meaningful opinion without examining you. It may be as simple as hemorrhoids or could be more serious internal bleedin ... Read More
A 30-year-old female asked:
Dr. Amandeep Kaur
10 years experience Family Medicine
Pregnancy: I hope your doctor has examined you for this condition and you have taking enough water, fiber or may be a medication to prevent constipation. Since t ... Read More
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A 21-year-old female asked:
Dr. Wayne Ingram
Specializes in Obstetrics and Gynecology
Stool bleeding: Anytime thee is rectal bleeding post bowel movement, a MD exam should be done to identify whether it is from hemorrhoids or something more serious. He ... Read More
A 25-year-old female asked:
Dr. Scot Lewey
37 years experience Gastroenterology
Go to doctor or ER: Based on limited information you provided that includes pain with every breath and blood every bowel movement you need to go to doctor or er.
A 23-year-old member asked:
Dr. Luis Villaplana
35 years experience Internal Medicine
Hemorrhoids?: By far the most common source of bright red blood per rectum. Get checked if pain, some anal conditions can mimmick hemorrhoid bleeding.
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A 79-year-old female asked:
Dr. Gurmukh Singh
49 years experience Pathology
Enema: It may be safer to give yourself an enema with fleets soda available in drug stores. It is safer, just in case your constipation is due to blockage in ... Read More
A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Thomas Rohde
35 years experience General Practice
Fiber& probiotic: You shouldn't have a hard stool if your gut works normally. Add a potent probiotic and a blended soluble/insoluble fiber like pure encapsulations pure ... Read More
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A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Michael Sokol
Specializes in Internal Medicine
Milled Falxseed: Hard bowel movements strain and increase pressure in your rectal vault/lower colon causing the breaking of superficial veins lining those areas. Softe ... Read More
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A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Steve Montoya
47 years experience Nephrology and Dialysis
Family: Talk to your family and get them to help you.
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