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What are the most common causes of blood in the feces?

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Marianne DiNapoli
Obstetrics & Gynecology
7 doctors agree

In brief: Many

There are many causes of blood in the stool, ranging from benign to malignant.
Bloody stools can be caused by hemorrhoids, colitis, diverticulosis, colon cancer, and more. If you have blood in your stool, get this checked out by a doctor asap.

In brief: Many

There are many causes of blood in the stool, ranging from benign to malignant.
Bloody stools can be caused by hemorrhoids, colitis, diverticulosis, colon cancer, and more. If you have blood in your stool, get this checked out by a doctor asap.
Marianne DiNapoli
Marianne DiNapoli
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Dr. Jeffrey Cohen
Surgery - Colorectal
5 doctors agree

In brief: Many

Polyp, cancer, inflammation, diverticulosis, infectious colitis, crohn's, ulcerative colitis, hemorrhoids, fissure, .

In brief: Many

Polyp, cancer, inflammation, diverticulosis, infectious colitis, crohn's, ulcerative colitis, hemorrhoids, fissure, .
Dr. Jeffrey Cohen
Dr. Jeffrey Cohen
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