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I have had some blood in my stool. I had a tooth pulled and it did bleed a lot. Im thinking it is from that. Its not a lot. Should I be concerned?
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Dr. Barbara A Majeroni
Family Medicine
7 doctors agree
In brief: Not likely
Blood from your tooth would be digested and come out black instead of red.
If you are having blood in the stool, you should see your doctor.

In brief: Not likely
Blood from your tooth would be digested and come out black instead of red.
If you are having blood in the stool, you should see your doctor.
Dr. Barbara A Majeroni
Dr. Barbara A Majeroni
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Dr. Alan Zweig
Dentistry
In brief: Yes
If you still have blood in your stool in 12 -24 hours you should contact your md as it is not related to the tooth extraction.

In brief: Yes
If you still have blood in your stool in 12 -24 hours you should contact your md as it is not related to the tooth extraction.
Dr. Alan Zweig
Dr. Alan Zweig
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Dr. Vijay Laxmi Misra
Internal Medicine
In brief: Likely not
The color of blood is usually rather dark if it is coming from tooth site.

In brief: Likely not
The color of blood is usually rather dark if it is coming from tooth site.
Dr. Vijay Laxmi Misra
Dr. Vijay Laxmi Misra
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