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Blood Clot In Poop
What does having symptoms like nose bleeds with lots of blood clots and pooping blood clots indicate?
That your doctor should check you one of the many clotting deficiencies. Maybe your nose bled so much that you swallowed blood. What color is the blood in the stool?
Tell your doctor>. ...Read more
Possible hemorrhoids: Blood clots in stool are usually the result of bleeding in the lower or upper intestinal tract. Occasionally, blood clots in stool come from small hemorrhoids or minor tears in anal tissue. Any signs of blood in the stool should be cause for concern and investigated as promptly as possible. ...Read more
There was a lot of thick blood in clots in my poop? Please help! It's not that much anymore but it's still like leaking blood!!
I have been pooping blood clots for years and nothing has happened I got a test they didn't find anything should I just continue in daily life?
No: With chronic symptoms, a patient should keep a detailed diary on a calendar. Then, after a month or two, she can take the diary to her doctor and review the symptoms. The details will help decide what to do next. In our medical world, there are thousands and thousands of types of tests, which means saying "I got a test" is not detailed enough. ...Read more
I just took a poop and at the end of the poop ,attached , was a bright red blood clot. I am only 27 years old. This is the first time this has ever ha?
Might be due to haemorrhoid (piles)
Bright red blood with stool at the end of the it would be suggestive
I would advise to check it with the doctor to arrange an examination and treatment accordingly ...Read more
My 5 year old has a poor diet due to beinh picky and won't try anything new. So he will go up to 3 days without pooping. When he goes he passes blood. Today he passed a lot and had a blood clot hanging out of his anus. What is going on?
Slow transit: Kids are busy explorers who like to do what they want & avoid doing what they don't. By 2 they have learned they can hold a poop. If they do, the delay allows the stool to bulk up & dry & cause pain with passage.A scratch or fissure in the anus adds blood to the passing poo.Then they decide to avoid stooling when they can because it hurts & the cycle continues until treated. ...Read more
This is NEVER normal: Passing blood or clots with bowel movements is an indication to seek medical evaluation, possibly including lab work and endoscopic evaluation (e.g., colonoscopy). If you are on anticoagulation meds (aspirin, warfarin, etc.) you should contact the prescribing physician immediately as he/she may have you stop taking them temporarily. ...Read more
Hematochezia: Hematochezia, or the loss of bright red blood in the stool, is most often due to hemorrhoidal bleeding but can also be the result of several other dangerous conditions such as cancer or inflammatory bowel disease. It must be investigated by a gastroenterologist immediately! ...Read more
I've been bleeding all day but not heavy thought i had to poop went to the bathroom and a (darkred)huge blood clot fell out my vagina please help ?
Periods: Irregular periods are one of the most common problems obgyns treat. If this is one time problem it usually resolves on its own. If this is a recurring problem you should be evaluated. Infections ; hormonal changes can cause spotting. If there is a concern for pregnancy then do a home pregnancy test . There are many options available to help regulate the menstrual cycle. Schedule a visit. ...Read more
GI bleeding?: Fecal blood may originate from any part of the gastrointestinal tract. The color is dark if it comes from the stomach but bright red if it comes from lower GI parts . It can be from bleeding benign ulcers or ulcerated tumor and often it comes from traumatized hemorrhoids. Suggest checking with a gastroenterologist or proctologist (specialist in lower GI & rectum) ...Read more
What to do if I had some vomiting and diahreah now when I go to use the bathroom blood clots are coming from my anus what does that mean?
ER: It is bleeding but from where and why. Its important to go to an ER now, you need to see a gastroenterologist to get a proper diagnoses ...Read more
11wk baby with tiny 'blood clots' and clumps of greenish mucus in poo. Temp is 36.9c under the arm seems unsettled until upright and feeding well?
Entetr an answer sum: Blood in the stool is not normal, take the baby to er now. ...Read more
Llq pain worse after bm (freq increment 1x/d to 3-4x/d) w/ bright blood & mucus on toilet tissue everytime, blood clots in stool sometimes.What is it?
LLQ Pain: This should be evaluated by GI specialist based upon information provided. Inflammatory bowel disease(ulcerative colitis or crohn's) is in the differential. Irritable bowel syndrome (ibs)does not cause rectal bleeding. Ibs + hemorrhoids however potentially could explain the symptoms . Evaluation should be done. ...Read more
Hi doctor,I got a problem since 3 days. First I had like diahorrea for three days then after I got little blood clot on wipes from anus, n now there i?
Irritation...: from the diarrhea & the repeated wiping can cause a sore or a fissure (a break in the skin) and, just like any skin injury, it can bleed. That said, if the bleeding doesn't go away soon, if the diarrhea recurs, or if you have dark stools, please see a doctor. There are many possible causes of rectal bleeding, some serious, some not, but a doctor needs to evaluate this. Helpful? ...Read more
I have been for a poo recentely and there was blood coming out, it looked like blood clots. what is it?
May be blood: It is not feasible to know without examining the material. However, if you think it was blood, it would prudent to consult a doctor, as bleeding from any orifice is not normal. ...Read more
Bleeding.: Bleeding in your GI tract. This needs evaluation by your doc soon if not immediately. ...Read more
I mentioned blood ball in stool. Healthtap Dr said "blood clot" but that is it. Can you expand? What from? How serious?
I just had an easy passing stool. Im 16 and had a lot of.Blood come out. It looked like a huge blood.Clot. I still have some blood coming out to.
Rectal Bleeding: If you are passing blood when not passing stool you need to be seen urgently by your family doctor. Please let your parents know this is happening. ...Read more
I feel like I have to pass a stool and the only thing that comes out is mucus and some blood. Today, alittle mucus with blood clot attached! help?
Hi.Blood clots r thr wen pasin stool. It hapend a month before n gone itself. Again started. Wat cud it b. Wat cn i do at hm.Plz help. Nt consitipated
Rectal bleeding: warrants medical evaluation.Get a more detailed answer ›
I had a rollover accident two days ago. No injuries, but now i went to use the bathroom and there was a blood clot when i wiped and blood it the stool?
Not normal, get help: Blood in stool is a warning sign. Brisk bleeding warrants emergency care. Causes of bleeding may be predictable (e.G rectal trauma), but evaluation is always appropriate. A rule of thumb (but not absolute): black stool means bleeding comes from upper GI tract; grape jelly stool from small bowel; silver stool from biliary tree; burgundy stool from right colon; red blood from left colon to anus. ...Read more