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Can hemorrhoids bleed for weeks?

10 doctors weighed in
Dr. Jeffrey Cohen
Surgery - Colorectal
6 doctors agree

In brief: Yes

Bleefing or weeks could be hemorrhoids, but other causes need o be excluded.
Medical evaluation should include anoscopy and colonoscopy.

In brief: Yes

Bleefing or weeks could be hemorrhoids, but other causes need o be excluded.
Medical evaluation should include anoscopy and colonoscopy.
Dr. Jeffrey Cohen
Dr. Jeffrey Cohen
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Dr. Vivek Huilgol
Internal Medicine - Gastroenterology
2 doctors agree

In brief: Bleeding...

There are certain symptoms - or complaints - that all physicians should regard as 'alarm' symptoms, i.
e. They are of concern. Bleeding is definitely one of these. Please see your md asap. Yes - hemorrhoids can bleed for days but you should get a firm diagnosis and appropriate therapy if they are the source.

In brief: Bleeding...

There are certain symptoms - or complaints - that all physicians should regard as 'alarm' symptoms, i.
e. They are of concern. Bleeding is definitely one of these. Please see your md asap. Yes - hemorrhoids can bleed for days but you should get a firm diagnosis and appropriate therapy if they are the source.
Dr. Vivek Huilgol
Dr. Vivek Huilgol
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1 comment
Dr. Eric Kaplan
Remember, "No amount of bleeding from the rectum is normal!" get it checked and confirmed as to the source of the bleeding.
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