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every time i have bowel movements i see blood on the toilet paper. i noticed a small cut near anus. is that bc of the cut? what can i do to stop it?

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Dr. Stuart Hickerson
Family Medicine 32 years experience
Bleeding: Increase fiber in your diet . This sounds like a small rectal fissure and they will usually resolve on there own.

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