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Dx: chron's 14 yrs ago. Recent blood in stool. Scope revealed mild ulceration. Seems like too much blood to be from 2-3 small ulcers in rectum.

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

If the ulceration just happened to be affecting the blood vessels- yes you can have quite significant bleeding even though the ulcers are not big.
You definitely need to be followed regularly by your GI doctor with serial endoscopy.

In brief: Ulcers

If the ulceration just happened to be affecting the blood vessels- yes you can have quite significant bleeding even though the ulcers are not big.
You definitely need to be followed regularly by your GI doctor with serial endoscopy.
Dr. Liawaty Ho
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