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Does a colon radiation cause rectal bleeding after a year?

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Dr. Sewa Legha
49 years experience in Medical Oncology
Yes it can: Radiation is known to cause some chronic damage to the rectal mucosa.This can lead to rectal bleeding. Let your oncologists/radiation oncologist know about it so that they can offer you help with medication to stop this
Answered on Apr 21, 2014
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