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Seeing Pinkish Blood When You Wipe
Light period: You may be spotting (which can happen near your period due to things like stress, use of Ibuprofen or other meds, etc). You may just be having a light period. Some days during your period may be lighter than others and that is ok. If you are concerned about pregnancy, a lighter than normal period, or spotting, may be an indicator of pregnancy - so take a pregnancy test or see your doctor. ...Read more
Rectal Bleeding: At your age it is more likely due to Hemorroids or a polyp in the rectum, an inflammatory condition of the colon or an anal fissure. But most anal fissures cause pain as well. I suggest you consult your Doctor and may need a referral to a Gastroenterologist if a Polyp is suspected or inflammatory Bowel Disease is suspected, you may need a colonoscopy.. ...Read more
When ever I wipe my butt I see a lot of blood on the tissue. It's happened about 3-5times before what does this mean?
Probably hemorrhoids: If persists or recurs see your doctor to examine the anus rectum and colon. ...Read more
Need evaluation: Any bleeding during pregnancy needs to be evaluated promptly by your doctor. About 50% of women experience some degree of bleeding in early pregnancy making it very common but not normal. Most are fine but sometimes bleeding can indicate a tubal pregnancy or miscarriage. Get checked. ...Read more
I wipe myself alot after I move my bowels sometimes I use wipes and sometimes not anyway after I wipe alot I start seeing specs of blood. Worried?
Although probably: Normal, call your doctor, to be sure. ...Read more
I had an abortion 1st week of December and now I see blood anytime I wipe my self and d blood isn't flowing coz I do wer pad and?
Fairly normal: It is fairly normal to have some bleeding now. It may be the start of your period. ...Read more
I wipe my anus real well after going toilet, sometimes see little specks of blood after, but now there's a little more blood with wiping, an I dying?
Minor anal bleeding: Dying?? Of course not! A little anal irritation with blood is very common and usually harmless. Perhaps you are wiping too hard -- go easy, or perhaps use moist towelettes or moisten toilet tissue with water. If bleeding continues, see a doctor -- maybe an anal fissure or hemorrhoids; these also are minor health problems. ...Read more
Blood post BM: The two most common causes are (1) hemorrhoids and (2) anal fissure. Both most commonly occur if you have a history of constipation or straining with bowel movements. Other rarer causes include a rectal polyp, diverticulosis, inflammatory bowel disease (which usually have other symptoms too). ...Read more
I've been have a dark brown/reddish discharge, kinda looks like dried blood since Tuesday, today is Friday. I only see it when I wipe and its itchy..
May be blood: I assume this is rectal discharge. This may be blood. If there is red it is likely coming form thew lower tract. If there is itch it may be hemorrhoid. Since there is little information this response may not be accurate. You should see your provider and have the nature of this discharge clearly defined then have a full GI evaluation if needed. Do not ignore the symptom. ...Read more
Urinary infection: It sounds like a UTI. See your physician ...Read more
I am 2years into the menopause, so why when I wipe my virgina after a wee, I see light pink blood on the tissue?
I just notice that whenever I have sex I can see little blood when I wipe. Sex doesn't hurt and I'm not sure what causes it?
I need to do 24 hrs urine test but when I wipe myself I see blood (pink color). Should I collect the urine? Thank you high cortisol
I'm just find out after sex my female orgasm have blood on it. Once I wiped on tissue I see a blood with my orgasm. It is serious problem?
Hmmm: I wasn't about to try to answer your question. Since I am no dr ruth. However, if you were a virgin, then it can be expected. If not, then perhaps the sex was a little to rough for you. If the bleeding stops, then don't worry about it. If not, you need to see a gyn or go to an er asap to rule out a vaginal tear. I took the risk in answering your question since you must have been very anxious. ...Read more
My husband has had some blood when he wipes but he didn't see any blood on the stool. Happened 4 different times. He won't go to the ddoc! What to do?
Prob hemorrhoid, but: Prob hemorrhoid, but should be checked out. ...Read more
I've been having UTI for days where it hurts when I peed, esp when its almost done. Today I see a lil blood when I wiped. Been taking OTC med. Now what?
After I wipe my behind alot using toilet pap or wipes I start to see specs of blood I must wipe like 20 times because I can't get clean. How do I stop?
Overwiping: You are overdoing it, which is irritating the bottom and causing little specs of blood. Please try to wipe less and not as hard if the specs are bothering you. ...Read more
I have been seeing blood when I when I wipe after urination. Urinalysis normal and culture neg. What can this be?
See below: The presence of blood on the tissue paper when wiping after urination usually indicative of either a urological (urethra or bladder) or gynecological (vagina or cervix) source. A normal urinalysis and negative urine culture would "tend" to rule out a urological source. Would recommend you first see a gynecologist for a good visual pelvic exam, STD screening if sexually active, and Pap smear. ...Read more
I used canesten combi cream but when I wipe im seeing bright red blood and im having discharges with a bad ordor.....what should I do??
I was late for my period by 4 days then I got period, I am currently on day 4 of period I am only seeing blood when I wipe which is unusual?
Hi I had my period on the last week of December tomy guess is now about three weeks ago and I just started seeing pink blood every time I wipe?
Irregular bleed: Irregular periods are one of the most common problems obgyns treat. If this is one time problem it usually resolves on its own. If this is a recurring problem you should be evaluated. Infections and hormonal changes can cause spotting. If there is a concern for pregnancy then do a home pregnancy test. There are many options available to help regulate the menstrual cycle. Schedule a visit. ...Read more
Yesterday I was cramping bad and wiped and seen blood and clots. The flow was light. Today im only seeing clots and blood when I wipe why is that?
Bleeding fast: You are bleeding fast enough that clots are still there. You may not be ovulating. I suggest you see a OB/GYN doctor to help you with this problem. ...Read more