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I have ibs, with recent stools that have yellow spots in it. Now there is blood in the stool. Something to be concerned about?
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Dr. Eric Kaplan
Surgery - Colorectal
2 doctors agree
In brief: Yes
Ibs is usually not associated with blood in stool unless it is due to hemorrhoids.
I suspect you may not have the correct diagnosis. Please see a GI doctor or colorectal surgeon for a thorough work up. No amount of bleeding is normal.

In brief: Yes
Ibs is usually not associated with blood in stool unless it is due to hemorrhoids.
I suspect you may not have the correct diagnosis. Please see a GI doctor or colorectal surgeon for a thorough work up. No amount of bleeding is normal.
Dr. Eric Kaplan
Dr. Eric Kaplan
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Dr. Mary Efremov
Internal Medicine
2 doctors agree
In brief: See a doctor
Bleeding in the stool can be very serious.
.. You need to see a doctor to check this one out.

In brief: See a doctor
Bleeding in the stool can be very serious.
.. You need to see a doctor to check this one out.
Dr. Mary Efremov
Dr. Mary Efremov
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