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A 40-year-old female asked:

I have blood in my stool and sometimes white mucus covering my stool. . cannot see hemorrhoids. could this still be from hemorrhoids?

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Dr. Faiz Shakir
Gastroenterology 17 years experience
Hard to tell: See your doc or a GI doc and have them do a rectal exam. You may need a colonoscopy, especially if you're having other symptoms such as abdominal pain, diarrhea, unintentional weight loss, etc.
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