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Why does my anus bleed a little when I have a bowel movement

A 24-year-old female asked:
Dr. Al Hegab
Dr. Al Hegab answered
39 years experience Allergy and Immunology
See a doctor please: Not sure what is the lump you have, might be hemorrhoids, you may a fissure as well, stool softeners and local analgesic hemorrhoids cream till you ge ... Read More

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A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. Francisco R. Rodriguez
8 years experience Urology
Anus burns: You may have an anal fissure. See a doctor.
A 35-year-old member asked:
Dr. Phillip Frist
45 years experience Dentistry
Hemroids: This is the most obvious answer but not the only correct answer. Hemroids are enlarged blood vessels that can be fragile and bleed easily and also pa ... Read More
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A 25-year-old female asked:
Dr. Carlos Satulovsky
27 years experience Psychiatry
Bleeding: Only examination and tests can tell for sure in your case. Bleeding gets exacerbated by certain foods (spicy) sometimes; mostly if one of the most com ... Read More
A 25-year-old female asked:
Dr. Robert Killian
27 years experience General Practice
Bleeding bowels: Usually this is a sign of an anal fissure (a tear in the opening of the anus) or a hemorrhoid. If your bleeding is painful or persistent then you need ... Read More
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A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. Yash Khanna
56 years experience Family Medicine
Hemorrhoids&others: Bleeding from the rectum during bowel movement can be from hemorrhoids as this the most common cause of bleeding from anus. The other causes are ana ... Read More
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A 39-year-old female asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
24 years experience Psychiatry
Medical: Eval to determine cause of bleeding.
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A 18-year-old female asked:
Dr. Robert Kent
11 years experience Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation
Multiple things: Most concerning would be rectal cancer or also beginning of a prolapse and would need to be assessed immediately. More likely it is a thrombosed hemo ... Read More
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A 59-year-old female asked:
Dr. Joy Jackson
18 years experience Family Medicine
You : You can apply a small amount of topical antibiotic ointment with pain medication to the area two to three times a day. This can be bought in any pharm ... Read More
A 33-year-old male asked:
Dr. Donald Colantino
60 years experience Internal Medicine
Pruritus anus: Itching of the anal area can be due to pinworms or sensitivity to soap,toilet paper,perianal dermatitis or even overly vigorous cleansing after a BM. ... Read More
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