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A 25-year-old female asked:
Dr. Harold Fields
60 years experience Family Medicine
Bleeding: At your age I would not worry about it but make sure that you keep your bowels soft I do not develop any constipation as that caused more causes more ... Read More
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A 32-year-old member asked:
Dr. Alan Patterson
41 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Many things: Most likely is hemm, or rectal tear, fissue or cut, but sometimes it can be from something more serious, like colon precancer or cancer or other bowel ... Read More
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A 36-year-old member asked:
Dr. Irina Kovatch
13 years experience General Surgery
See GI doctor: The bleeding may be from anal disease (e.g. Hemorrhoids), but you need a physical exam and a more thorough history as well family history to make sure ... Read More
Dr. Ronald Krauser
51 years experience Rheumatology
See details: It may just be related to a hemorrhoid but any rectal bleeding should be evaluated by a doctor.
A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jordan Rush
12 years experience Gastroenterology
Many things: Blood streamed on the toilet paper is typically due to a fissure or hemorrhoid. However even slight bleeding can come from more serious things such as ... Read More
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A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. Charles Cattano
38 years experience Gastroenterology
BRBPR: This may just be hemorrhoids from straining but bleeding from rectum (brbpr) may also indicate anal fissures, proctitis (due to infection, inflammator ... Read More
A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. Kristin Keskey
44 years experience Internal Medicine
See a gastro: You need exam of colon.
A 51-year-old male asked:
Dr. Faiz Shakir
14 years experience Gastroenterology
Unlikely: Sounds like hemorrhoids. However if you haven't had a colonoscopy, now is the time to get one as you are over age 50. All the best!
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A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. Liawaty Ho
22 years experience Hematology and Oncology
Not necessarily: The most common causes of blood in the toilet paper are perhaps hemorrhoidal bleeding or bleeding from anal fissure. That does not mean that other cau ... Read More
A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. Robert Ryan
49 years experience Dentistry
It depends : If blood in the stool is red, it may be from a hemorrhoid. This needs to be evaluated and treated, but is fairly common. If the blood or stool is dar ... Read More
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