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what is the cause of having a low amount of blood in your system?

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Dr. Benjamin Lerner
Vascular Surgery 19 years experience
Anemia: Anemia can be due to many things, including bleeding, poor nutrition, chronic illness, or systemic problems like renal failure. If you are anemic, it is important for you and your doctor to figure out why, and take steps to correct it.

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A 66-year-old member asked:

I have blood in my st tool for a week.?

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Dr. Ritesh Rathore
Hematology and Oncology 30 years experience
Needs checkup: This could be from a lot of issues. Common stuff such as hemorrhoids or fissures in setting of constipation for example. Other things to rule out include diverticulosis, ulcers, colitis, cancers, etc. You need to get a medical check up and testing done.
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A 45-year-old male asked:

Why do sometimes when I used the bathroom there is blood in my stewl?

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Dr. Douglas Fronzaglia ii, do, ms
Geriatrics 21 years experience
You shouldn't: Blood in the stool is not normal. Though is may be due to hemmoroids, you should be evaluated to rule out colon cancer.
A 27-year-old female asked:

What are reasons for blood in seaman?

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Dr. Martin Raff
Infectious Disease 56 years experience
Inflammation: Infection, non-infectious problems including cancer, and other physical abnormalities. This should not be ignored. Please go see a urologist and have this worked out.
A 23-year-old male asked:

Why I am getting blood in my waste two times, in month?

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Dr. Arthur Heller
Gastroenterology 43 years experience
Can't tell here: Could be anything from hemorrhoids or anal fissure to inflammation to polyp to fragile blood vessels to cancer. See your doc.
A member asked:

My periods end on 25.09.2012and now at 06.10.2012 I have not too much but I have blood in my panties?

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Dr. Jeff Livingston
Obstetrics and Gynecology 22 years experience
Options: An occasional off month is common and does not usually indicate a problem. If it continues see your obgyn for an exam and testing. Depending on your age and fertility plans there are lots of treatment options. Birth control pills can regulate your cycle. Mirena (levonorgestrel) iuds can minimize your periods. Lysteda is a great new hormone free drug used to stop heavy periods.

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