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A 22-year-old female asked:

I have had bright red blood in bowel moments for over a year now. what could it be followed be mucus as well painful to pass is it just fissures?

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Dr. Nadia Ghattas
49 years experience
Bloody stools : Having blood & mucus in your stools with abdominal pain for a whole year, you need to see your 1ry care physician ASAP, you also need work up & a referal to a gastroentrologist, this could be a serious condition, so please don't ignore this anymore, if your doctor can't see you right away go to ER. Feel better.
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