A 47-year-old female asked:
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intermittent rectal bleeding maybe two times a month bright red blood no other symptoms except having hemroids?

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Dr. Arold Augustin
31 years experience Internal Medicine
Endoscopy: You probably need a colonoscopy to make sure it is just hemorrhoids.
Answered on Apr 11, 2013
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