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10 y/o son has had small amt of red blood upon wiping for 2 wks. I see no blood in/on the stool. Sometimes strains/has hard poop but no visible tear. ?

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Dr. Katharine Cox
Pediatrics - Emergency Medicine

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He needs a good exam and if there is nothing visible, a scope may be necessary.
Sometimes polyps or bowel irritation may cause this problem All the best.

In brief: Exam

He needs a good exam and if there is nothing visible, a scope may be necessary.
Sometimes polyps or bowel irritation may cause this problem All the best.
Dr. Katharine Cox
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