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why do i bleed when i poop

A 29-year-old member asked:
Dr. Pedro Hernandez
40 years experience Geriatrics
Rectal bleed: Most likely you have constipation ( hard stools) causing hemorrhoids to bleed. Is is advisable to see a gastroenterologist or proctologist ( specialis ... Read More
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A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. Dennis Higginbotham
30 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Abnormal: The pressure in the pelvis when you have a bowel movement can cause any blood present in the uterus and/or the vagina to be forced out as well. If th ... Read More
A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ryan Phasouk
18 years experience Family Medicine
Get checked: Causes of bleeding per rectum include hemorrhoids, diverticular disease, anal fissures, colon cancers, av malformations, or upper GI bleeding causes. ... Read More
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A 19-year-old female asked:
Dr. Veena Govila
60 years experience Internal Medicine
Rectal bleeding: No. Could be with the stool or constipation. Any rectal bleed needs an examination. Hemorroids tear, fissure , or polyp or ca. Need examination.
A 19-year-old female asked:
Dr. Hussain Elhalis
11 years experience Ophthalmology
Not normal: Unexplained weight loss, decreased appetite, and blood in stools are all reasons to get an examination with a doctor. You can start with a family medi ... Read More
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A 28-year-old male asked:
Dr. Joseph Jeu
44 years experience Family Medicine
There : There are a couple of possiblities with painful bright red blood with bowel movements. You could have actually developed a anal fissure (tear in the ... Read More
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A 27-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ronald Krauser
52 years experience Rheumatology
Get evaluated soon: Rectal bleeding needs evaluation by a GI consultant. Bleeding can be caused by numerous problems including hemorrhoids, ulcerative colitis and crohn's ... Read More
A 30-year-old member asked:
Dr. Benjamin Lerner
19 years experience Vascular Surgery
Many possibilities: But all rectal bleeding must be evaluated by your doctor.
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A 28-year-old member asked:
Dr. Arthur Heller
43 years experience Gastroenterology
Maybe hemorrhoids: Bright red blood typically from anal or rectal problems. Internal hemorrhoids typically bleed and are painless. Other possibilites also, some are se ... Read More
A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
25 years experience Psychiatry
Constipation: Stay well hydrated (at least 8 - 8 ounces glasses of water per day). Try to get in 5 servings of vegetables and 4 servings of fruit per day – get that ... Read More

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