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Effect of blood in stools in a nursing mother - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 21-Feb-2012
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User :   am having blood motions     
Doctor :   Hi
Doctor :   since when you have the blood motion ?
User :   since today
User :   was not able to pass urine for almost a week
User :   burning sensation
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   blood in stools , is it a frank blood ?
User :   and today evening the blood motions
User :   what is frank blood?
Doctor :   what was the color of blood is it dark colored blood or bright red color ?
User :   dark
Doctor :   how was the stools hard or soft ?
User :   semisolid
Doctor :   was there any pain while passing stools ?
User :   i suffer from piles also. but not sure as no pain
User :   but a burning sensation
User :   still feel like my stomach is burning
Doctor :   burning sensation in stomach from how many days ?
User :   on and off for a week now
User :   im a nusing mother, wanted to know if that could have an effect on the child
Doctor :   no passing blood in stools do not have effect on the child
User :   ok
User :   what could be the issue
Doctor :   but you need to get evaluated as it is dark blood and there is burning sensation of the stomach it may be Hemorrhagic gastritis
Doctor :   you need to undergo endoscopy examination of the stomach
User :   i was getting gryps before the motion
User :   ok
Doctor :   since you suspect piles you may also need to under go prosctoscopy examination also
User :   i have confirmed piles for the past 6 years
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   what is the grade of the piles and what treatment is been administered ?
User :   not sure which grade, currently not on treatment for the piles
Doctor :   piles is curable
User :   ok, is it an operation?
Doctor :   get the prosctoscopy examination done and know the grade
Doctor :   depending on the grade appropriate treatment can be administered
User :   ok
Doctor :   operation is for the last grade
Doctor :   when it is not possible for the other measures to cure

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