A 37-year-old member asked:
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can internal hemorrhoids cause blood tinged mucus?

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Dr. Allen Kamrava
15 years experience Colon and Rectal Surgery
Yes: It's possible but you should definitely speak to a doctor about this to make sure it is not something else.
Answered on Mar 16, 2013

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