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Female With Blood In Poop
26 y/o female wiped bright red blood from poop 2x today -didnt see any in first poop saw a little the second but it looked separate. No other symptoms?
Small tear: If new and no related symptoms, likely a small tear from the first defecate. Expect resolution in short time. ...Read more
What could be going on when I go poop and then clean myself there is blood, but not all the time? Please help I am 22 years old female
When I go poop the first drops mucus. Then after it has blood. If I still have to poop but it's just blood. 27 female?
Could be: Hemorrhoids. Depends on if you are straining a lot lately or sitting at job much of the time for instance and there is ana-rectal pain upon attempting bm's and excessive itching otherwise. If blood is spotting only and this sounds familiar try non medical counter measures e.g. Baby wipes to wipe, tucks, (witch hazel) whole veggies and fruits to gently soften stools etc. If no improvement see doc next week. ...Read more
My poop has white bumps and when I wipe I have blood (light color of red) and it hurts to go. I'm 21 female... Please help me.
GI consult: You need to visit a gastroenterologist to evaluate you with a full history and physical exam. As far as the white bumps you need a careful history to be taken to determine whether a stool culture for ova and parasites is necessary or if it is something dietary. A small amount of blood is not concerning but should be evaluated. Be ready to discuss onset of symptoms medications family history. ...Read more
26yo female. Dull pain on right side - sharp when trying to poop. Stool has been looser than normal, and does not seem to have blood within. Worrisome?
23 yr old female: the past 2 months I feel like there is something blocking my poop from exiting. No blood, no pain, I drink lots of water and fiber.
Thirty four year old female. I think I saw blood in my stool. What could be the cause? Should I seek medical attention quickly?
Blood in stool: Red areas of stool may be related to food or represent blood from a fissure or hemorrhoid. If it has resolved, an urgent doctor's visit is probably not needed, but please mention to your physician at your next visit. ...Read more
I recently found blood in my stool about 2 tbs worth. It was bright red & slightly thick. I am 19 yrs & female with no other symptoms.?
Bleeding from my anus dark blood since thursday went to the doctors a month ago for it & he sent me home what's wrong? 14 year old female.
Hi I am 26 year female I m Virgin and I found blood in my stool and some white flem as well As my stool is thin and I m feeling discomfort?
Get checked please: Blood in stool, regardless of age of the sufferer, is never normal. As such, and although the cause is likely easily explained (e.g. Hemorrhoids, anal fissure), it must be evaluated so serious pathology is not missed or diagnosis delayed. ...Read more
I am 22 year old female, I went to the toilet yesterday and had mucus with blood no stool, today I have stool sign blood and mucus on it?
I am 43 yr old female. Noticed blood in poo. Blended in not like streaky. Very thin poo also. Also noticed few hard lumps in anus that don't hurt.
Blood in feces: You MAY have hemmoroids or something else. Please see your doc ASAP for diagnosis and treatment. Peace and good health. ...Read more
I am 25 yr female and recetly found blood in my stool and at times in urine even, but have no other problem other wise.
Should be checked!: Blood in stools can be simple issues such as fissures or hemorrhoids, but even in a young woman can be related to more serious issues such as cancer. See your doctor asap. Urine blood and stool blood are two different issues, but can often be confused due to a woman's anatomy. If a colonoscopy is recommended, don't worry; it's not bad at all. Sedation makes it no big deal! ...Read more
20 years old female Notice blood after I wipe after passing stool only when I pass stool light blood on top of stool no pain no nothing help?
21 female, BM changes for 8 month once or twice a day instead 1 evry 2/3 days +gases+loose & dark stool somtimes. Ocult blood &IBD tsts -ve. CONCERN?
Yes: I assume you have a doctor since you had an IBD test. You need to follow his or her advice because this could be very serious. ...Read more
Had colonoscopy in 2002, was fine. Had one recently, microscopic blood in stool, can you get coloncancer within 10 yrs? 64 yr old female.
Absolutely...: There are several biologic pathways by which cells grow into cancer--this is particularly true with colon cancer. "interval colon cancers" are defined as presenting relatively soon after a negative colonoscopy exam. This phenomenon is well-defined & well-recognized in the medical literature, distinct from missed or regrowing lesions, & accepted as inevitable despite current screening strategies. ...Read more
40yr female, having loose motion for 1day then formed stool 3-4 episodes with mucus and blood, hamorhoid present, h/o same symptom since 4 mnths?
I am a 42 year old female. Two weeks before my monthlyperiod, each time I pass stool, I see a lot of blood coming from my vagina. What could be the reason?
Could this be hemrrhoid problems? I have fresh blood in my stool most of the time when I go. The stool does not have to be large for this to happen. I have pain around my anus and pain when passing stool. I am also female if this helps. This will happen f
It: It sounds like this has been going on for a while, and that is concerning. Rectal bleeding must always be taken seriously. You most likely will need a scope to evaluate the cause of your bleeding. While it could be a hemorrhoid or anal fissure, it is important that you seek medical evaluation for your persistent rectal bleeding. If you have an increase in bleeding, vomiting, abdominal pain, feel light-headed or faint, then you must be seen immediately. ...Read more
Small red bits in stool which smear on paper like jellyish stuff. Does blood apear like this? I see this sometimes. M 22 yr old female
I'm a 17 year old female & get blood in my stool sometimes but not all the time & now sometimes I get constipated any idea what it could be?
Blood in stool: Dark blood would indicate you have a GI bleed in the upper track and bright blood would indicate gi bleed in the lower GI tract. You should see a doctor ...Read more
Hi I am 30 yrs female. In yearly health checkup, occult blood identified in my stool. Pus cells 2-4, rbc 3-5. What the result means? What I have to do?
See GI: Any time a person has "Blood in their stool" it requires further evaluation to diagnose the cause. A "Gastroenterologist" is the Dr. You should follow-up with and they can discuss the other findings as well. Best wishes. ...Read more
26 yo female. Passed a large, hard stool and found bit of red blood on toilet paper. Hasn't happened before and bleeding stopped. Should I be worried?
Rectal bleeding: Many causes for rectal bleeding but the most common causes in healthy young patients are hemorrhoids or even anal fissures. Was there any pain? Has this happened again? For now avoid constipation and straining which can worsen these conditions. Mention it to your PCP, especially if you have pain or bleeding is heavy. ...Read more
Hi, I'm a 26 year old female and I've been passing quite a bit of red blood in my stool today. So much that I thought I had started my period.
Rectal Bleeding: Bright red rectal bleeding is usually a result of hemorrhoids. Bleeding from hemorrhoid a can be precipitated by constipation. Your best option is to utilize stool softeners and preparations for the treatment of hemorrhoids such as Preparation H, and Anusol, etc. In addition, consuming more fluids would be of assistance. ...Read more
Bright red blood in stool. Not on toilet paper. No other symptoms and haven't ate anything red recently. 16 yo female. Cause for concern?
Bloody stools: Blood in stool is always problematic. While it is often an anal fissure, hemorrhoid or polyp in the intestines, you need to see a physician to determine what is causing intestinal bleeding. It can also be a sign of cancer or inflammatory bowel disease. You need an urgent physical exam by a physician to find the source of the bleeding. ...Read more
I'm an 18 year old female. I want to know if black lumps in the stool could indicate colon cancer. Is that how blood from colon cancer looks?
Black stool: Blood in the stool, if not fresh, tends to look dark, black, and tests positive with hematest reagent. Colon cancer is a much more involved diagnosis that is usually made with the appropriate biopsy, and a host of signs and symptoms such as failure to thrive, cachexia, poor appetite, weight loss, and declining health in general... Black stools only potentially indicates blood in the stool ...Read more
I have passed a yellow poo with jelly like mucas with blood streak bright red. I've been generally fine recently, just tired lately... I have hemerroids due to chronic constipation, I'm 41 and female, taken no medication recently other than cocodamo?
Hi I am 17 years old and just discovered blood in the surface of and in my stool. I'm going to see my GP tomorrow but I'd just like to know if it might be polyps and if they could he cancerous. I'm also female and a bit over the average body weight for my h
Cancer unlikely: It is good that u will be going to ur doctor tmrw as that wld be most appropriate. The commonest cause of blood in stool remains constipation. If u are having hard stools that wld explain it. Other causes are piles, polyps, Meckel' s diverticulum and others. U will need to have a thorough examination & if warranted, a visit to a gastroenterologist for procedures. Good luck. ...Read more