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Can an ulcer cause bright red blood in stool?

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Dr. Arthur Heller
Internal Medicine - Gastroenterology
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In brief: Yes, not common

Ulcers of stomach or duodenum causing bright red rectal bleeding are major bleeds.
Patients are shocky. Most brb per rectum is from anal, rectal, left colon sources.

In brief: Yes, not common

Ulcers of stomach or duodenum causing bright red rectal bleeding are major bleeds.
Patients are shocky. Most brb per rectum is from anal, rectal, left colon sources.
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