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A 31-year-old male asked:

blood on your poop, on toilet paper after you wipe, or in the toilet bowl?

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Dr. LINDILE SOGA
Specializes in
See your doctor : Quite a number of problems can cause hemachezia, some painless others painful . Some benign while others might be malignant. You need to have a proper examination by your doctor who may need to do a few tests to establish where the bleeding comes from

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A 23-year-old female asked:

When i poop it feels like there are shards of glass in my stool. When i wipe there is blood on the toilet paper?

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Dr. Quentin McMullen
Internal Medicine 35 years experience
Hemorrhoids: Ovedr-the counter hemorrhoid medicine will probably help. Keep your stools soft with lots of fiber and green vegetables. If it doesn't improve see a physician, it might be something else.
A 46-year-old member asked:

Why would there be blood on the toilet paper when i poop?

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Dr. Heidi Fowler
Psychiatry 25 years experience
Don't know.: Could be from hemmorhoids, fistula, fissure, constipation, cancer, infection or inflammation of GI track. If it is more than a one time occurence, please get it medically checked. Take care.
A 36-year-old member asked:

What does pinkish blood on the toilet paper after you poop mean?

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Dr. Yash Khanna
Family Medicine 57 years experience
Rectal Bleeding: That means you have bleeding from the rectum and it needs to be checked and you may need colonoscopy to find the cause.It may be hemorrhoids, colon polyp.Inflammatory bowel disease, constipation or cancer. Any active rectal bleeding needs to be investigated.
Canada
A 18-year-old female asked:

For last couple weeks, I've notice a little blood on my toilet paper after I poop, every now and then. Hurts a bit to poop. Whats wrong? Emergency?

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Dr. Thomas Mcgowan
Specializes in Family Medicine
Blood: Two main causes for small amount of blood with painful bowel movement… anal fissure or external hemorrhoid. Not an emergency, but see a doctor to make certain of the diagnosis. Until bake to see one, increase fiber and water in diet to soften stool and avoid straining.
Lebanon
A 32-year-old female asked:

I have traces of blood on the toilet paper fairly often when I poop! It's been off and on for a year. Should I see a doc, and what kind??

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Dr. Andrey Lev-weissberg
Internal Medicine 18 years experience
Bleeding concers: there are alot of reasons causing this sort of bleeing. Can be hemorrhoids, anal fissures, and other causes originating fron your upper or lower GI. Depends on the colour of blood and associated symptoms. Having bleeding for such a long time is worrying because it can cause anemia. You should consider giving your physician a visit to determine the cause of this

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