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Suffering from hemorrhoids. This is my second on. The first one on top of butt cheek, 2nd between butt cheek. Chronic constipation, blood in stool?

Suffering from hemorrhoids. This is my second on. The first one on top of butt cheek, 2nd between butt cheek. Chronic constipation, blood in stool?

Not hemorrhoids.: It is impossible to have a hemorrhoid at the top of your butt. Hemorrhoids are abnormal blood vessels located only at the anus. It is possible that you could have hemorrhoids there, but the problem at the top of your "butt cheeks" is not a hemorrhoid. I would recommend a high-fiber diet, and to see your MD if you have not been evaluated before, since you have rectal bleeding. Hope this helps. ...Read more

Dr. K. Mujib Haque
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Gastrointestinal Bleeding (Definition)

A long tube runs from the mouth to the anus. It includes, in order, the mouth, throat, esophagus, stomach, small intestine (duodenum, jejunum, ileus), caecum, the ascending, transverse, descending, and sigmoid colon (or large intestine) and the rectum. The space inside that tube , the lumen, is considered to be outside of the body. When we bleed into that space ...Read more


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I'm 16 constipation blood in stool little back pain 15 weeks pregnant ?

I'm 16 constipation blood in stool little back pain 15 weeks pregnant ?

Constipation: You should discuss this with your OB. If the blood is just on the stool itself and you had pain with going to the bathroom it is likely from a small tear or a hemorrhoid. In any case increasing your fluids and fiber in your diet will help. And you must discuss it with your doctor. ...Read more

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What are constipation, blood in stool, and lower abdominal pain signs of?

What are constipation, blood in stool, and lower abdominal pain signs of?

At your age: Probably all related to constipation, dry hard stool and inflammation of the hemorrhoids or an anal fissure. Get rid of caffeine and replace with water and other caffeine free/alcohol free fluids. ...Read more

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Constipation and blood in stool and i'm worried. What does this mean?

Constipation and blood in stool and i'm worried. What does this mean?

Get work-up: Changes in bowel habits, abdominal pain, and rectal bleeding are all potential warning signs of colon and rectal cancer. Don't mess around, see a gastroenterologist for a colonoscopy examination. ...Read more

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Can constipation cause blood in stool if you press too hard, while your constipated?

Can constipation cause blood in stool if you press too hard, while your constipated?

Yes: This would almost certainly be accompanied by pain. If it is not painful and it persists, get it checked out. ...Read more

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Constipation and blood in stool i went to dr said its just a little congestion similar to hemorrhoids what does it means? Given agiolax and hot tub b

Constipation and blood in stool i went to dr said its just a little congestion similar to hemorrhoids what does it means? Given agiolax and hot tub b

Anal fissure?: At your age, if there's a clearly defined cause of the bleeding, no colonoscopy is needed. I'm not sure if the description your doctor gave you was of an anal fissure (a tear in the anal surface often caused by hard stool). If symptoms don't respond to your treatment, keep pursuing it. ...Read more

Dr. Eric Kaplan
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Bloody Or Red Colored Stools (Definition)

Blood in the stool of babies is always a concern and should be investigated. Some of the causes include food allergies, infection of the bowels (bacterial gastroenteritis), anal fissure, and rarely, intussusception. ...Read more


Dr. Eric Kaplan
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Constipation (Definition)

Constipation is difficulty passing ...Read more