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Every time I have a bowel movement there is blood and mucus. What would cause this?

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Dr. Donald Colantino
Internal Medicine
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In brief: Blood in stool

Blood in stool needs to be evaluated by your physician.
Very pink or red blood can come from hemorrhoids or inflammation of the colon. The latter usually has associated diarrhea. If your movements are otherwise normal, hemorrhoids or rectal fissure may be the cause.

In brief: Blood in stool

Blood in stool needs to be evaluated by your physician.
Very pink or red blood can come from hemorrhoids or inflammation of the colon. The latter usually has associated diarrhea. If your movements are otherwise normal, hemorrhoids or rectal fissure may be the cause.
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