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Should i be worried about blood in urine and my stool?

Should i be worried about blood in urine and my stool?

Yes: There are many conditions that could cause blood in the urine and also blood in the stools.It would,therefore,be pointless to list many causes.Please SEE A DOCTOR for evaluation.I hope it is not a serious cause.Best wishes. ...Read more

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Should I be concerned about blood in my stool?

Should I be concerned about blood in my stool?

Yes: Blood in your stool can come from inflammation in your intestines or stomach, hemorrhoids, or even cancer. I recommend you see your doctor for an exam & possible testing. In the meantime, make sure you are drinking at least 5 cups of water a day and have at least 30 grams of fiber daily. You can get this with a fiber supplement or from fruits, vegetables, legumes and fiber enriched foods. ...Read more

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Should i be concerned with infrequent mucous and blood in my stool?

Should i be concerned with infrequent mucous and blood in my stool?

Evaluation: Yes, because this is recurrent it certainly warrants medical evaluation. ...Read more

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Should i be concerned that i always have blood in my nose along with the mucus?

Should i be concerned that i always have blood in my nose along with the mucus?

Bloody nasal mucus: You should have this checked with ENT doctor. This could simply be a dry nose, but could indicate nasal vestibulitis or that there is a lesion or growth in the nose. ...Read more

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I have blood in my stool. It is a bright red blood in my stool, should I be worried?

I have blood in my stool. It is a bright red blood in my stool, should I be worried?

You should: Have your primary care doctor or GI doc investigate. It may be just hemorrhoids but it may be something worse. Go to the doctor for an exam. ...Read more

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Should i be concerned about blood and pus in my urine with back pain?

Should i be concerned about blood and pus in my urine with back pain?

Yes!: Please seek medical care right now. Please do not delay. Thank you. ...Read more

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Blood in childs stool should I be concerned?

Blood in childs stool should I be concerned?

Depends: A slight amount of bright red blood on the surface of a large or firm stool is likely due to a crack in the anus.Firm these need an evaluation by your doc. ...Read more

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My stool recently was green with looked to be alittle red in it. Should I be worried only symptoms is dizziness?

My stool recently was green with looked to be alittle red in it. Should I be worried only symptoms is dizziness?

Am I hearing U right: Concern is particularly great if your stools contain blood AND you are dizzy. Maybe these two issues are unrelated, or perhaps the volume of blood is only small & not clinically significant, but the combination scenario you presented us raises the question for a gastrointestinal bleed of uncertain activity. Get checked ASAP. ...Read more

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I just had blood in my stool and what appeared to be bodily tissue with it after constipation. Should I go to ER?

I just had blood in my stool and what appeared to be bodily tissue with it after constipation. Should I go to ER?

Bleeding: Bleeding with constipation is not uncommon. Bleeding can be due to a cut on your bottom called a fissure, or from hemorrhoids due to pushing too much. But if you are at all concerned, seek out local medical care. ...Read more

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Should i be concerned having blood in the liver?

Should i be concerned having blood in the liver?

Quite unusual: spontanous bleeding in the liver is exceedingly rare - typically after manipulation (liver biopsy, ERCP, etc) or trauma or perhaps rupture of a hemangioma. did someone tell you you had 'blood in the liver'?? ...Read more

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I had a dark blood clot in my stool. My dr recently did an in office check for blood and it came back neg. should I be concern?

I had a dark blood clot in my stool. My dr recently did an in office check for blood and it came back neg. should I be concern?

Yes: yes, you need to be fully evaluated for the source of the blood clot; could be a multiple of causes, some more serious than others. The office test can miss bleeding that is intermittent. ...Read more

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Blood in vomit, should I be concerned?

Definitely: If it is really blood, it means something serious going on...It is often coming from stomach like from an ulcer or tumor. ...Read more

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I woke up this morning with blood and yellow tissue like substance in my stool. Should i be worried?

I woke up this morning with blood and yellow tissue like substance in my stool. Should i be worried?

Possibly: This is a problem that requires a face-to-face meeting with your doctor. In that meeting, your doctor will listen to you, perform a throrough examination and possibly order labs or other tests. Based on this information, he/she will be able to tell you what's wrong and what to do about it. ...Read more

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I'm having red flakes when I wipe but my stool is brown w ordering if I should go to the ER could this be blood?

I'm having red flakes when I wipe but my stool is brown w ordering if I should go to the ER could this be blood?

Urgent care first: Hi Michelle 101, You can test to see if its blood yourself, ask your pharmacist..the test should be less than $10. Or go to an urgent care where a practitioner should examine you to see if you have hemmorhoids or need further testing. Your risks depend on your age, as well. Don't just let this go on doing nothing, ...Read more

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Should i be worried if there is blood in my sputum?

Should i be worried if there is blood in my sputum?

Yes: Except for the transient coughing of blood with a chest cold, this is always a danger sign. Your physician knows what to do. ...Read more

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If I have blood in my urine, should I be concerned about my baby?

If I have blood in my urine, should I be concerned about my baby?

Yes: You need to see doctor to get your urine test.You may have urinary tract infection.If untreated, you canget kidney infection which canlead to other systemic problems and affect your baby. ...Read more

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When I had a bowl movement this morning, there was blood in it and it turned the toilet water pink. Should I be concerned?

When I had a bowl movement this morning, there was blood in it and it turned the toilet water pink. Should I be concerned?

Probably not.: at the age of 23, the chances of there being a serious cause of your bleeding is small, particularly if it is bright red and resolves quickly. If it persists, however, you should see your doctor. Good luck. ...Read more

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Green stools with little black dots in it also when I wipe, should I be concerned? Scared it could be cancer. 18 yes old and one bowel movement a day.

Green stools with little black dots in it also when I wipe, should I be concerned? Scared it could be cancer. 18 yes old and one bowel movement a day.

Cancer not likely: It is highly unlikely that what you described is due to cancer. In fact you stool is probably normal. Unless you have a close family member who got colon cancer in his/her twenties, you do not need to be concerned. ...Read more