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Is There Blood In Saliva
Mouth (mouth) " n. Pl. Mouths 1. A. The body opening through which an animal takes in food. B. The cavity lying at the upper end of the alimentary canal, bounded on the outside by the lips and inside by the oropharynx and containing in higher vertebrates the tongue, gums, and teeth. C. This cavity regarded as the source of sounds and speech. D. The opening to any cavity or canal ...Read more
Yes: There is blood in all the tissues of the body contained in a closed circulatory system. This means that all the blood in the body is contained within vessels, such as arteries, veins, and capillaries. The circulatory system in the brain is unique, in that the capillaries possess specific tight junctions which form a blood-brain barrier. This restricts certain molecules from entering the brain. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Nasal congestion?: Good morning, if you are experiencing discharge of mucus and blood from the nose, it could be due to allergies to inhalant allergens. However, more often we find use of decongestants and medications such as Aspirin and Ibuprofen is associated with nose bleeds along with mucus from the nose. Use of humidifiers can keep the dryness from causing the disruption of nasal membrane, and nose bleeds. ...Read more
Not so good...: Evaluation is always appropriate for bleeding from the gut. Black stool often means bleeding 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 anal canal. Re: constipation, rule out metabolic causes (thyroid/ adrenal), slow vs normal transit, obstruction/stenosis, inflammatory, rectal/anal problem. ...Read more
Can hormone imbalance cause blood in urine to occur? Is there possibility that any form of food eaten cause blood in the urine?
See a doctor: Blood in urine is abnormal and needs evaluation. Possible causes include stones, infection, blood disorders, and cancer. Foods do not cause blood in the urine. Hormone imbalance should not cause blood in the urine unless the urine contains menstrual blood. Please see a doctor right away. ...Read more
Blood in urine: If there is a trace of blood and nothing else abnormal, then blood is entering your urine in some way. Are there symptoms like burning with urine, flank pain, recent infection, etc? In females this is common with recent period. See your doctor for further follow up as this needs to be looked at in a clinical context to be sure everything is good. ...Read more
Are there cases where blood comes as little hard black stuff in sperm?
There is NO visible discolouration of sperm
is it a cause of concern?
Many possibilities: Blood in stool, visible or occult, is due to bleeding in the gasto-intestinal system, any where from mouth to anus, due to ulcers, cancers, blood vessel anomalies, and bleeding disorders etc. Please see your doctor for a work up. Visit this site for more info. http://www.webmd.com/digestive-disorders/blood-in-stool. ...Read more
Blood in stool.: There are many potential reasons for blood in the stool. Some of them are insignificant, but several of them, including colon polyps, colon cancer, and inflammatory bowel disease are important to have treated immediately. If you have not yet had an evaluation, you should go to your doctor right away. You may need a visit to a gastroenterologist. Good luck. Do not delay. ...Read more
Yes.: A bone marrow aspirated looks exactly like blood to the naked eye, but is vastly different when viewed under a microscope. Other fluids should not normally look like blood, but could, in certain circumstances contain blood. In these cases, the fluid looks like diluted blood usually. ...Read more
The clear, viscous fluid secreted by the salivary and mucous glands in the mouth. Saliva contains water, mucin, organic salts, and the digestive enzyme ptyalin. It serves to moisten the oral cavity, to initiate the digestion of starches, and to aid in the chewing and swallowing of food. Approximately 1 to 1.5 l ...Read more