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A 55-year-old member asked:
Dr. Charles Cattano
38 years experience Gastroenterology
Great. Why question?: Stools dessicated, less mucus, diet changes, altered microbiota, altered GI transit? Need lots more information from you to place your question in co ... Read More

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A 55-year-old female asked:
Dr. Charles Cattano
38 years experience Gastroenterology
Time to get help!: 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
A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Robert Ryan
49 years experience Dentistry
It depends : If blood in the stoll 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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A 41-year-old female asked:
Dr. Victor Bonuel
37 years experience Internal Medicine
Possible colitis: Go see your dr and be referred to a gastroenterologist for a stool test and possible coloscopy. Usually it's not serious. Colitis- general term for ... Read More
A 39-year-old female asked:
Dr. Phillip Goebel
15 years experience Emergency Medicine
Hemorrhoids : Hemorrhoids and anal fissures can cause those symptoms.
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A 28-year-old male asked:
Dr. Keshab Paudel
18 years experience Internal Medicine
Please see below: This could be due to an infective process, if this continues, please see a doctor.
A 41-year-old female asked:
Dr. Myron Arlen
63 years experience Surgical Oncology
Possibly: Ileus refers to disruption in normal propulsive activity of the GI tract. The bowel dilates with gas and stool and there is no evidence of bowel soun ... Read More
A 39-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ahmet Aybar
30 years experience Pediatric Gastroenterology
Blood in stools: You should see a GI specialist ASAP. There are many reasons that may cause the symptom you are mentioning and need o be worked up. Do not delay it, ma ... Read More
A 23-year-old female asked:
Dr. Myron Arlen
63 years experience Surgical Oncology
Internal hemmorhoid: When blood is seen on the stool this represents a low lying benign process representing either bleeding from an internal hemmorhoid or a bleeding fist ... Read More
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A 71-year-old female asked:
Dr. Hashmat Rajput
38 years experience Internal Medicine
Many causes: There are many causes. The straining due to constipation, hemorrhoids, small fissure. With age 64 and on asa may want to see your doctor for colonosco ... Read More
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A 21-year-old female asked:
Dr. Hunter Handsfield
52 years experience Infectious Disease
Irritable bowel?: In people who otherwise are outwardly healthy, by far the main cause of such symptoms is irritable bowel syndrome. However, several other kinds of int ... Read More
A 34-year-old male asked:
Dr. Bac Nguyen
22 years experience Family Medicine
Should get evaulated: Being a 26 y/o female, it is likely that you have irritable bowel syndrome and with the frequent loose stools can cause significant anal/perianal irri ... Read More
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Xray read: It means that there is a suggestion on plain film of the abdomen that there could be a small bowel obstruction/ partial obstruction or ilieus (tempora ... Read More
A 41-year-old female asked:
Dr. Michael Gabor
32 years experience Diagnostic Radiology
Is that: from a CT scan report? It doesn't mean much without additional details. It is normal to have some fluid throughout the bowel. Additional features, ... Read More
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A 36-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jordan Rush
12 years experience Gastroenterology
Bowel movements: It's tough to answer clearly without seeing it. However, it's sounds like you may be seeing mucus that could be present in infection, inflammation, an ... Read More
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A 28-year-old female asked:
Dr. Faiz Shakir
14 years experience Gastroenterology
Not always: If you have symptoms such as bloody stools or urge to go but nothing happens, or abdominal pain, or weight loss, then I'd be more suspicious for colit ... Read More
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A 45-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 48-year-old male asked:
Dr. Steven Seres
20 years experience Internal Medicine
Needs eval : This isn't a usual presentation for colon cancer, since it's usually without symptoms, and doesn't happen to 17 year olds very often. There are a lot ... Read More
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A 30-year-old female asked:
Dr. Andrew Seibert
34 years experience Gastroenterology
Blood in stool: The combination of blood in the stool with accompanying mucus is possibly suggestive of some form of inflammation of the colon, or colitis. There are ... Read More
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A 34-year-old female asked:
Dr. Tamara Modilevsky
53 years experience Internal Medicine
See a doctor: You have to be evaluated by a physician. You most likely need stool tests to rule intestinal parasites and also other tests might be needed particular ... Read More
A 37-year-old male asked:
Dr. Susan Rhoads
37 years experience Family Medicine
Yes.: C. dificile can cause your symptoms. So can several other things. Blood in the stool is always worrying, until checked out. Call your doc today or ... Read More
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A 15-year-old female asked:
Dr. Louis Cooper
47 years experience Pediatrics
see MD: Must be seen by your md or er physician with blood being seen. Do not take chances--be seen today!
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