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A 31-year-old male asked:

I experience blood in my stool sometimes there seems to be like pimples just about the. opening of my anus that seems to be bleeding, i can touch them?

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Dr. Marvin Den
Internal Medicine 47 years experience
Unclear: It may be hemorrhoids, but would see a doctor to confirm and see if you need a further work-up.
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