Top 20 Doctor insights on: Red stool but not blood
Causes of bloody stools? 4 ep. Over 4 years. 1-4 days each. Severe pain 2 days ago. P/o 10-20 mins. Dark red bloody stools 2x yday. Blood mixed tday.
Have an exam: There are various possibilities and while some are not serious, a bad one could sneak into your life if you don't have it checked. That it hurt is perhaps good news that it's a surface tear but even that could lead to infection so do see a Dr. Why worry, why guess? ...Read more
Bowel movement looked dark red. Soft stool diarrhea. No blood on tissue though. Is this serious? 22 y. O. Female. 1st time it's happened.
Hard to know: Without knowing what you've been eating, it's impossible to say. The easiest way to tell if you have blood in your stool is to do a stool test for occult blood. You can get hemoccult stool cards from your doctor and test this. If positive, there can be multiple causes for blood in stool -- and these need to be followed up. ...Read more
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I got new prescription for lodine (etodolac) yesterday. I took 2x200mg pills last night. This morning, had red blood in stool. Blood after only 2 pills? Why?
I am a 22 year old female, I had about two tbsp of bright red blood in stool w/ blood clots. Cancerous colon polyps in family history.?
Noticed red & mucus in stool today. Worried its blood but remembered I ate beetroot lastnight. Shout I see doc after x1 'blood' or wait to see if repeat?
Likely: The food you ate. Give a day or 2 without beetroot. If it persist get checked for blood in stool ...Read more
How can I tell if red spots in my stool are blood or just food? Does the toilet water turn red if its blood?
Test for Blood:
Red spots are more likely to be food particles. Blood in stool often get altered during passage through intestine and may not be red nor turn the water red. You should see your doctor for an examination and a stool blood test.
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Would watermelon pulp look like blood in stool? My 2 yo had some & has had red spots in his stool that resemble blood but I can pick them out. Blood?
Brown & dark green stool. Bright red blood when I wipe. Started after eating spicy sandwich. Stomach making loud noises. Flatulence... What is wrong?
I had a colonic yesterday and now I have bright red in my loose stool. No blood ever before. Always regular bowel movements.?
Black part in stool. No red blood. 2-3 bowel movement/day. Dull pain or cramp on right side of abdoman for 5-6 second. Worried please help?
Few red clumps in my stool. Is it blood or could it be food? Pregnant and a little constipated, no blood when wiped and no red in water, just in stool
Red clumps: Could be either. There is test to check, called a hemocult test. Take the sample to your doctor to be checked. Also avoiding products that are red or contain red dyes might help. All the best. Thank you. ...Read more
Blood in my stool. Dark red like period blood on the toilet paper but in the toilet it looked pinkish red. I've had diarrhea for 3days no blood til now?
Hard to say: I suspect you have a problem that may resolve on its own. You may have rectal bleeding due to the diarrhea; you may have ruptured a hemorrhoid. If the bleeding continues, you should see a physician. Primary care doctors could do a small scope procedure to examine the inside of your rectum to help diagnose the problem. You could have an anal fissure that is bleeding. See doc! Good luck! ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
2 weeks-indigestion/gurgling with some pressure in right rib and lower and middle back. Bowels formed and mushy in same movement. Just saw bright red blood/mucus ons stool today no blood on tp.?
Hi, I have a little bit of redness in my stool I can't tell if it's blood... I had quite a bit to drink last night. Wondering if I should go to the dr?
Persists: Consider seeing your health care provider if you continue to see the discoloration in your stool or if it gets worse. ...Read more
Had c-diff. Once cleared, doc did colonoscopy. Everything perfect. Did notice redness (erythema...No blood) in rectum. Did random biopsies. Some blood in stool 2 day after. Very mild cramping. Normal?
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