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Does probotic make kids stool bloody?

Does probotic make kids stool bloody?

Seek examination: With one major exception, bleeding is not normal. 'there has to be a reason for your child's bloody stools, and the sooner it's discovered the better. Please don't delay, call your pediatrician. ...Read more

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Does colon cancer always make your stools bloody?

Does colon cancer always make your stools bloody?

Maybe: If having bleeding you should be checked for colon cancer or other problems that can cause bleeding. However you could have colon cancer without any visible signs of bleeding. If you are hi risk, get screened! ...Read more

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I noticed 2 red lines diagonal in my upper. I'm eating and drinking water. My stool bloody and small Bc scared to push it hurts hemroids? I'm 28?

I noticed 2 red lines diagonal in my upper. I'm eating and drinking water. My stool bloody and small Bc scared to push it hurts hemroids? I'm 28?

BRBPR: BRBPR = Bright red blood per rectum. Top 2 causes are hemorrhoids and fissures. You need to be examined because they are treated differently. If it is not apparent from the exam, blood work/stool samples and a colonoscopy may be needed. ...Read more

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Is it true that some patients with endometriosis have bloody stools, bloody urine, painful urination and painful bowel movements?

Is it true that some patients with endometriosis have bloody stools, bloody urine, painful urination and painful bowel movements?

Yes: The presence of blood in the urine, stools, painful urination or painful bowel movements could be due to involvement of these organs with endometriosis but other conditions such ass ic, other tumors of the bladder or bowel need to be excluded. Inflammatory bowel diseases like crohn's/colitis needs to be excluded. ...Read more

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Why do I have painful stool and bloody?

Why do I have painful stool and bloody?

Let us take a look: By having you go see your doctor, may be constipation hemorrhoids. If new, non-stop bleeding, er would be a great idea. ...Read more

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Left sided hernia, why could stool be bloody?

Left sided hernia, why could stool be bloody?

May be unrelated: Hernia & blood in stool may not be related. Unless the hernia is large & contains part of the colon, the hernia & rectal bleeding are not likely related. See a doctor. May have hemorrhoids. See a general surgeon about hernia repair. ...Read more

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What should I do if I think my stool is bloody?

What should I do if I think my stool is bloody?

Seek help soon: Blood with stooling is not normal. Many times, in young healthy patients it may reflect little more than an anal fissure or hemorrhoidal source. Alarm signs or symptoms include: weakness, dizziness, abdominal pain/tenderness, fever. Inflammatory bowel diease, ischemic gut, cancer are among the greatest concern that obligate you seek medical evaluation & treatment asap. ...Read more

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My stools were bloody but the tests came back fine. What could cause bloody stool?

My stools were bloody but the tests came back fine. What could cause bloody stool?

Problem w/test?: Blood in stool should betaken seriously. Usually benign cause but sometimes can be worse. Stool test, even if done properly, will only show blood if it is there at the time of the test. Common causes can be hemorrhoid s or fissures. If it persists see your colorectal surgeon. ...Read more

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What does it mean if my stool is bloody? It's not really painful when I use the bathroom but there's blood.

What does it mean if my stool is bloody? It's not really painful when I use the bathroom but there's blood.

See Doctor: There should not be any blood in your stool--but small bits / streaks on the outside of the stool can be from constipation / hemorrhoids / straining. If it is more than that, it should be evaluated by a doctor, probably in the er. ...Read more

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Everytime I go to the washroom, my stool is bloody as well as the water. When I wipe I notice that it varies from bright to dark red. What could it be?

Everytime I go to the washroom, my stool is bloody as well as the water. When I wipe I notice that it varies from bright to dark red. What could it be?

Time to get checked: Blood in stool is a warning sign. Brisk bleeding warrants emergency care. Causes of bleeding may be predictable (e.g. rectal trauma), but evaluation is always appropriate. A rule of thumb (but not absolute): black stool means bleeding comes 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 anus. ...Read more

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My stool is bloody and I am weak, very pale! Prefer to be always in bed because of the severe headache. It's been three day.

Seek help now v: It sounds like you are bleeding internally, probably in your GI tract somewhere. You need to seek medical help asap. This condition could be very very dangerous. ...Read more

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VCE confirmed AVMs in small bowel. They bleed enough 2 make stool visibly bloody more often than not. How is it that I've never developed anemia?

VCE confirmed AVMs in small bowel. They bleed enough 2 make stool visibly bloody more often than not. How is it that I've never developed anemia?

Can't be certain: But one plausile explanation is that you are depleting your iron stores and ultimately will become anemic. It takes some time for young and otherwise healthy people to lose enough blood that the body's iron stores are depleted. Anemia is the result of reaching the end of your body's aility to recover from chronic blood loss, because the iron simply isn't available to be mobilized for RBC synthesis ...Read more

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I am experiencing leaking stool and bloody stool. The blood is brownish red. Not like when I have a hemorrhoid. I just had a bout of diverticulitis.

I am experiencing leaking stool and bloody stool. The blood is brownish red. Not like when I have a hemorrhoid. I just had a bout of diverticulitis.

Gastroenterologist: Whenever one has bloody stool, it is important to see a gastroenterologist to sort out the cause. If you have not had a recent colonoscopy you will probably need one. It is possible that this may be a diverticular bleed. You should not delay in seeking help. If the bleeding is severe, go to the emergency room. Good luck. ...Read more

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I am experiencing fatigue, black tar-colored stools, mucus in stool and bloody stool. The following also describes me: Unintentional weight loss.. ..

I am experiencing fatigue, black tar-colored stools, mucus in stool and bloody stool. The following also describes me: Unintentional weight loss.. ..

Need medical checkup: You have some serious symptoms like blood in your stools which require urgent check up by your doctor. If you do not have a PCP, go to the Emergency Room (ER) for a check up and have blood tests to find out more about the cause of your bleeding and check your blood counts (Hb). ...Read more

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In the past 2 weeks I have experienced 5 occasions of mucus, no stool, that appears bloody. What could be the cause?

In the past 2 weeks I have experienced 5 occasions of mucus, no stool, that appears bloody. What could be the cause?

Several things: Problems like these can only be correctly handled by your doctor in person. He/she needs to listen to you, perform an examination and possibly run labs or other tests. That's the only way he/she can find out what's going on and what to do about it. ...Read more

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Stool is not bloody but I've noticed blood when I wipe. Some pain that has been going down when I push. How serious could this be?

Stool is not bloody but I've noticed blood when I wipe. Some pain that has been going down when I push. How serious could this be?

Anal blood: This pattern of fresh blood on the paper not mixed with stool along with rectal discomfort is consistent with an anal fissure or hemorrhoids. Your physician or a proctologist can diagnose your problem. In the meantime keep your stools soft by taking colace, insert a rectal glycerin suppository as needed to ease bowel movements, apply warm soaks, pat dry and apply anusol ointment or preparation H. ...Read more

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My lower abs hurt & my stool has been bloody. This has been going on for almost 2 weeks. I thought it was from the 3 to 4 days of setups.?

My lower abs hurt & my stool has been bloody. This has been going on for almost 2 weeks. I thought it was from the 3 to 4 days of setups.?

Abdominal pain: This could be serious. Sit ups should not give you abdominal pain. Make an appointment with a primary care provider or go to urgent care. If pain gets worse or any new symptoms go to er. ...Read more

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What are some reasons for bloody stools?

What are some reasons for bloody stools?

See doctor: Rectal bleeding is not normal and should always be evaluated. See a colorectal surgeon, who will do a complete evaluatin and examination, and can treat most causes of rectal bleeding. ...Read more

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I have bloody stool, and lots of pain?

I have bloody stool, and lots of pain?

Seek medical eval: Don't know if your pain is abdominal or rectal/anal. Possible causes of blood in stool include: fissures, fistulas, hemorrhoids, cancer, ulcers, infections, inflammation, Diverticular disease & Angiodysplasia. ...Read more

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I have constipation and bloody stools. What is the issue?

I have constipation and bloody stools. What is the issue?

Hemorrhoid (s)?: I think the most likely cause of bright red blood with constipation would due to hemorrhoid related bleeding. Constipation can be due to a number of causes and any bloody stools should be evaluated by your doctor. See your physician and get it checked out. ...Read more

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I have bloody stools or clots in periods?

Rectal bleeding: Rectal bleeding is usually due to hemorrhoids but can be a symptom of underlying serious disease like colon cancer, colitis, colonic diverticulosis, colonic angiodysplasia, etc. Patient typically needs a colonoscopic evaluation which is a very low risk procedure and is usually done as outpatient. ...Read more

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What can I do about bloody stools?

Don't delay!!: See a GI doctor or colon and rectal surgeon immediately. If you can't get an appointment in a day or two go to an emergency room. Have someone drive you if you are lightheaded or dizzy or feel faint. ...Read more

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I have bloody stools, is it serious?

It can be.: Possible causes of rectal bleeding include fissure, fistula, hemorrhoid, cancer, or GI tract infectious or inflammatory conditions. Bloody diarrhea is a medically emergent condition. Please have your rectal bleeding medically evaluated. Take care. ...Read more

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How long can I wait with bloody stools?

Since that was: A plural for bloody stools - would get it checked out promptly. However, if you have bloody diarrhea - that is a medical emergency. If you have bloody stool and abdominal pain or fever - that also should be evaluated more quickly. ...Read more

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What should I do about my bloody stools?

What should I do about my bloody stools?

Get seen: Bloody stools can be due to hemorrhoids (internal & external), fissures, fistulas, polyps, cancer and inflammatory or infectious conditions. ...Read more

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Is bloody stools a sign of some disease?

It can be.: Possible causes of blood in stool include: fissures, fistulas, hemorrhoids, cancer, ulcers, infections, inflammation, Diverticular disease & Angiodysplasia. Get evaluated if more than a one time occurrence. ...Read more

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I pass bloody stools. Is this something to worry about?

I pass bloody stools. Is this something to worry about?

See your doctor...: Bloody stools are potentially a sign of significant lower GI pathology. Possible causes include hemorrhoids, anal fissures, colitis, and benign and malignant growths in the rectum and colon. See a gastroenterologist for a work-up asap. Good luck! ...Read more

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