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Is bleeding from the butt a sign of bowel cancer?

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Dr. Liawaty Ho
Internal Medicine - Hematology & Oncology
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In brief: Can be

It can be caused by variety of things- including cancer.
Nobody knows for sure unless you go to see your doctor and have it checked. One thing is for sure, however, that you would need to have a trip to go to see your gastroenterologist for a GI work-up ( colonoscopy and +/- an endoscopy if warranted. ).

In brief: Can be

It can be caused by variety of things- including cancer.
Nobody knows for sure unless you go to see your doctor and have it checked. One thing is for sure, however, that you would need to have a trip to go to see your gastroenterologist for a GI work-up ( colonoscopy and +/- an endoscopy if warranted. ).
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Dr. Michael Thompson
Internal Medicine - Hematology & Oncology

In brief: Maybe

Bleeding should be evaluated.
It may be something such as ulcers in the stomach or hemorrhoids. However, bleeding could be a sign of colon cancer. This may need a gastroenterology (GI) doctors evaluation.

In brief: Maybe

Bleeding should be evaluated.
It may be something such as ulcers in the stomach or hemorrhoids. However, bleeding could be a sign of colon cancer. This may need a gastroenterology (GI) doctors evaluation.
Dr. Michael Thompson
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