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Bleeding Stool Bright Red
Anal bleeding : what do I do? Is it serious? I am an 18 year old male, and this has happened about 3-5 times now. I have anal bleeding, and it always passes as bright red blood, like that of an anal fissure. I do not share symptoms with anal fissure thoug
You : You may be dealing with an internal hemorrhoid. These are usually painless and can cause quite a lot of bleeding. On the other hand rectal polyps, tumors, and like you stated fissures can be the cause amongst other things. You really need to see a doctor for this problem. You will need a rectal exam, stool testing for blood, and a test to make sure you are not anemic due to all the bleeding. Your doctor may also want additional tests based on your history and exam. I know you probably don't want to see a doctor for a rectal exam, however it is in your best interest to get a diagnosis and prompt treatment. Good luck. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
21yr old male, could this be colon cancer?Blood on stool,Rectal bleeding(bright red/darker at times,) painful bowel movement, big & hard stool, etc.
Chronic constipation: Chronic constipation can lead to hemorroidal bleeding and fecal impaction Once the stool is hard and large, medications are generally not effective initially. Treatment consists of preventing constipation through diet, bowel retraining and stool softeners. To get things moving at the beginning of treatment, Fleets enema may be necessary. Without a strong family history, cancer would be uncommon. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
I m having bleeding when passing stool since 2 months earlier it was bright red coving stools and lately it dull red mucous or jelly like discharge .
Dairy causes bright red bleeding with painful and hard to push out stools! Does this mean no dairy for my life!?! I don't do grains and try low carb!!
Not necessarily : It sounds like dairy allergy. Dairy can cause constipation and as well as bloody stool. If you avoid all dairy products for a few to several months you are very likely to develop tolerance and then you can have it no more than twice a week if you want to avoid desensitization ...Read more
Bright red blood feces, 1 year, age 30 blood work shows nothing, new pain inlower left side, bleeding can be a large or small amounts, stool is broken?
I am a 36yr old male, BMI of 24.93. Very recently saw bright red bleeding along with stool. There is no pain or itching or discomfort. Pls advice?
Bright red blood in 2 stools after scratching. No movement since last night but have no pain and don't have bleeding when i'm not having movements.
I had bright red rectal bleeding this morning when i passed stools with very minimal pain..could i be at risk for cancer..we have no history of cancer?
Get medical check up: Rectal bleeding is caused either by Cancer or Hemorrohids. You should go see your doctor for an examination so that you can find the cause. cancer can occur in anyone of us....family history of no Cancer does not help as 90% of people who develop Cancer do not have family history of cancer. So you need to be careful and get a good medical exam. ...Read more
10 months bright red anal bleeding. Dr. Prescribed 2/day anugesic hc suppositories for 2 weeks with fo stool test. Sups didn't work... What should I do?
See a surgeon.: Bright red blood is usually caused by something low in the rectum or anal region. Hemorrhoids (either internal or external) or rectal fissures are the most common causes. If your symptoms aren't improving, consider seeing a general surgeon or a colorectal surgeon to see if there is anything they can do. ...Read more
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