A 63-year-old male asked:
Disclaimer

why does ulcerative colitis cause bleeding only in the morning? rest of the day is fine.

1 doctor answer
Dr. Addagada Rao
55 years experience General Surgery
Can bleed anytime: Most of the people move their bowels in morning , movement of colon ( mass peristalsis ) causes the bleeding, .
Answered on May 23, 2012
1
1 thank

90,000 U.S. doctors in 147 specialties are here to answer your questions or offer you advice, prescriptions, and more. Get help now:

Ask doctors free
Personalized answers
Free
Talk to a doctor
Unlimited visits
$10/month

Related questions:

A 49-year-old member asked:
Dr. Sanjay Jain
33 years experience Internal Medicine
Ulcers in colon: As the name indicates this condition leads to ulcers in the colon which can cause signficant bleeding with stool.
4
4 thanks
A 45-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jay Yepuri
19 years experience Gastroenterology
No connection: No connection between uc and hpv.
1
1 thank
A 29-year-old male asked:
Dr. Gurmukh Singh
48 years experience Pathology
May be: Your health circumstances are more complex than would be reasonable to address in this forum. The hemoglobin level you cited is likely incorrect. It w ... Read More
A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jan Rakinic
37 years experience Colon and Rectal Surgery
No- read on: Ulcerative colitis is often diagnosed when someone seeks medical advice for rectal bleeding. However, internal bleeding usually implies bleeding into ... Read More
1
1 comment
1
1 thank

90,000 U.S. doctors in 147 specialties are here to answer your questions or offer you advice, prescriptions, and more. Get help now:

Ask doctors free
Personalized answers
Free
Talk to a doctor
Unlimited visits
$10/month