A 33-year-old male asked:
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bright red blood mixed inside of stool. not sure if its blood or just red. should i be worried?

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Dr. Keshab Paudel
19 years experience Internal Medicine
Yes: Any blood in the stool should be evaluated. Please see a doctor.
Answered on Dec 19, 2018

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