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Blood in the rectum due to haemorrhoids - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 21-Feb-2012
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Doctor :   Hi
User :   i found blood in my stool for last 2 months occasionally
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   have you had any constipaiton
Doctor :   ?
User :   its fresh blood and comes out after the bowl goes out,....few drops
User :   no constipation
Doctor :   may i know your age ?
User :   rather after the blood comes out it feels like little like gi infection
User :   27 yrs
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   do u have any pain while defecation ?
User :   no
User :   even it comes after 10 - 15 days....just for last couple of months
Doctor :   do u seem blood mixed with stools ?
User :   no separately comes after stool ends
Doctor :   this could be a indicator of presence of hemorrhoids (piles)
User :   i have taken 2 months hotel foods as posted in deputation.....and recently i m trying to loose mu weight by some ab excercise
Doctor :   a rectal examination and anoscopy would help to detect them
Doctor :   that is fine and is no way related to the current blood in stools
User :   is it very emergency to do the i hav my marrige very recent...and i m not feeling bad,...
Doctor :   no
Doctor :   you can take your time
User :   the blood is also very few than the previous and frst case
Doctor :   if you have no issues , then you can take upto 1- month or so
User :   is it related to alcohol and any food loke nut casue
Doctor :   alcohol in excess can cause gastritis, and also liver disease
User :   lake almond as i participated many party with alcohol and badam casue etc
Doctor :   this can cause hemorrhjoids and bleeding in stools
User :   o i see
User :   now u advice the best
User :   i even fear of lot of test and medicine
Doctor :   i understand
User :   so ur advice
User :   ?
Doctor :   stop intake of alcohol and avoid spicy foods
Doctor :   check your Liver function tests and kidney function tests
Doctor :   if there is any abnormality in the LFTs, get a ultrasound of the liver
User :   these also related with blood?
Doctor :   no
User :   so why?
Doctor :   these are not associated with any blood disorders
User :   not blood disorder blood in stool...
Doctor :   yes, gastritis due to alcohol can cause erosions and blood loss in stools
Doctor :   even liver cirrhosis, due to alcohol intake can cause rectal hemorroids
Doctor :   this can cause rectal bleeding
User :   but i hope it will b then black blood na....i hav fresh blood...and few
Doctor :   hemorrhoids can cause red and fresh bleeds
User :   so ur last advice my case
User :   in my case?
Doctor :   same, you need tests that i mentioned
Doctor :   once that is done getting treated and coreection of hemorroids will be the final treatment
User :   means the rectalexam and anoscopy
Doctor :   yes
User :   anoscopy means and its cost?
Doctor :   the cost will be less than 1000 inr
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