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Carlsbad, CA
A 40-year-old male asked:

After taking a bowel movement it is sore to wipe and often there is blood. i do not have hard stools and i drink at least a half gallon of water dail?

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Dr. Mahesh Allam
Internal Medicine 38 years experience
Anal fissure: You may have a small tear ( anal fissure ) or a painful hemorrhoid. In addition you need to have the bleeding checked by a gastroenterologist to rule out serious condtions including colon tumors.
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