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I Am Having A Significant Amout Of Bleeding In My Bowel Movements
Must figure out why!: Depending on how long this has been going on, the color of the blood, & other symptoms, the bleeding may be a sign of an inflammatory bowel disease, a cancer, simple hemorrhoids, or various other problems. Key symptoms may include weight loss, diarrhea & bloody stools. Evaluation should not be delayed, even though you may feel embarrassed. Please see a doctor now, before it becomes an emergency. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
The gastrointestinal tract starts at the mouth, travel down the tunnel (esophagus), which connects to the stomach, which then empties into the duodenum, jejunum, and ileum---the three parts of the small intestine (@25 feet). This empties into the colon or large intestine (about 5 feet), which then becomes the sigmoid colon, rectum and out the anus. So, every morsel eaten ...Read more
Why would a couple of doses of tripple bufferred aspririn always cause a couple of days of bleeding with bowel movements (long history of this)?
Live and learn...: Your "long history of this" repeatedly proves the point that Aspirin is a platelet inhibitor that promotes bleeding. The question is not will you bleed by taking "a couple of doses" of Aspirin but from where do you repeatedly bleed? There are many benign and malignant causes of bleeding that Aspirin can promote. Please don't delay further getting evaluated--go see your doctor this week. ...Read more
Hi, for the past 4 or 5 bowel movements I have noticed a little light brown mucus when I wipe. No pain, bleeding etc. Perhaps slightly softer but that's it. Thanks?
A small amount ok: I realize it is difficult to estimate "What is a small amount?" Helpful that that there is no blood or pain. I think it would be safe to watch and wait since this has just been going on a few days. Worrisome conditions include infection or inflammatory bowel disease. If it persists a couple weeks, you see blood, or persistent diarrhea, see your doctor for evaluation. Good wishes:) ...Read more
I have had bleeding and pain during and after bowel movements for about a month. My dr. Gave me lortisone cream but it didn't work. What could it be?
Ok, i been having normal bowel movements n i noticed when i went to the bathroom i noticed bleeding n i was wondering what could be?
Multiple reasons: Do you see blood mixed in with your stool or is it only on the toilet paper? Is there associated pain? There are multiple reasons to have this problem. The best way to get an answer is to see your doctor for a full history and physical examination. ...Read more
Vaginal Bleeding: If you notice bloody bowel movements or vaginal bleeding with bowel movement then the first step should always be a visit to your physician to determine the exact cause of your problem. Because this is a symptom that can mean a number of different conditions, only your doctor can rule out any serious condition like cancer that may require treatment. ...Read more
Im 25 years old. Male. Ive been bleeding from my backside and staining underwear. I bleed whenever not just during bowel movements. What is this? Can it be hemmoroids? Or is it something more serious? I dont feel discomfort anywhere near the area.
Have a few black looking lumps around my anus. Looks like hemmroids but no bleeding or pain...Have norm. Bowel movements. Is it hemmroids? 18 y/o male
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