A 24-year-old female asked:
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why is there blood on my stool? nothing hurts internally and i was a little constipated, so that might be the reason?

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Dr. Yash Khanna
56 years experience Family Medicine
YesItMayBeOrHemorroi: It may be due to constipation and you pushed hard and caused an anal tear.Or you may have internal hemorrhoids If it happens again consult your doctor and get checked and may need a referral to Gastroenterologist for colonosopy
Answered on Apr 30, 2015

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