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A 21-year-old male asked:

Please tell me i had a dark red mucus with stool this evening. i never saw this before. 3 months ago i had anal fissure and still it burns after bowel. i'm worried about this. before this, there was mucus white/yellow, but now dark red mucus?

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Dr. Richard Bensinger
Ophthalmology 53 years experience
At your age this is likely to be an anal fissure which is recurrent.
Last updated Apr 25, 2021
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