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Can anxiety cause my stool to have red blood in it?

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Dr. Heidi Fowler
Psychiatry
1 doctor agrees

In brief: Rectal Bleeding

Passing dry, hard constipated stool may cause bleeding.
But rectal bleeding is not a symptom of an anxiety disorder. Recommend medical assessment.

In brief: Rectal Bleeding

Passing dry, hard constipated stool may cause bleeding.
But rectal bleeding is not a symptom of an anxiety disorder. Recommend medical assessment.
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Dr. Alan Ali
Psychiatry
1 doctor agrees

In brief: Anxiety/red stool

Unlikely. Please consult your pcp for workup to find out cause.

In brief: Anxiety/red stool

Unlikely. Please consult your pcp for workup to find out cause.
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