A 70-year-old female asked:
bright red blood once when expelled gas. no blood in stool. stool normal brown color. have hemorrhoids. what else might cause this?
4 doctor answers
Dr. Ihab Ibrahim answered
28 years experience Pain Management
Need evaluation: Likely hemorrhoids. But better get the evaluation.
Answered on Sep 16, 2013
Dr. Olivia Liao answered
30 years experience Ophthalmology
Several other: Possibilities can cause bright red blood. If you get an evaluation you will get a more accurate diagnosis.
Answered on Sep 13, 2013
Dr. Robert Killian answered
27 years experience General Practice
Rectal Bleeding: It is almost always going to be hemorrhoids or a small tear known as an anal fissure. This is one of the most common problems that patients see their family doctor for.
Answered on Dec 26, 2015
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