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A 37-year-old male asked:

i have seen some bright red and pink blood on my toilet tissue and toilet bowl after a bowel movement. i am also prone to anal itching. what is this?

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Dr. Ashu Syal
Pediatric Nephrology and Dialysis 30 years experience
Parasites?: Blood in the stool can be caused by infections of the gut or hemorrhoid ( bright red blood) or auto-immune diseases of gut ( crohn's disease etc). Taking into account--- itching in anal area--- treat yourself with anti- parasitic agent first; if symptoms persist, see md for further evaluation.
Dr. Jeffrey Duman
Gastroenterology 20 years experience
Hemorrhoids and/or pinworms seem most likely.
Jan 28, 2013
Dr. Oscar Novick
Pediatrics 58 years experience
Hemorrhoids?: You may have hemorrhoids , but sice you are having bloody bowel movements, further follow up is necessary with either your doctor or a gastroenterologist.

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