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Can someone have rectal bleeding after prostate radiation as a side effect?

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Dr. Brett Kalmowitz
Internal Medicine - Gastroenterology
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In brief: Yes

Radiation causes inflammatory changes in the lining of the rectum called radiation proctitis.
It can be treated by a gastroenterologist with argon gas therapy.

In brief: Yes

Radiation causes inflammatory changes in the lining of the rectum called radiation proctitis.
It can be treated by a gastroenterologist with argon gas therapy.
Dr. Brett Kalmowitz
Dr. Brett Kalmowitz
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Dr. Romanth Waghmarae
Pain Management

In brief: Rectal bleeding

Yes , this can happen.
Although now days with the new beam targeting the risk is less but not impossible.

In brief: Rectal bleeding

Yes , this can happen.
Although now days with the new beam targeting the risk is less but not impossible.
Dr. Romanth Waghmarae
Dr. Romanth Waghmarae
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