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A 53-year-old female asked:

Had bowel movement. had to push a bit. felt like it scraped me on the exit. lots of pinkish blood in toilet and a bit on toilet paper. should i panic?

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Dr. Lynne Weixel
Clinical Psychology 38 years experience
No!: Panic is pointless. Also, pale pink is likely to be a minor issue - but minor only means that a good exam will lead to a good solution based on an exam, Dx and treatment. Avoid possible infection. Call for an appointment now.
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