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Date : 13-Jan-2012
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User :   Hi, I am a 20 year old female with abdominal pain that has been of and on for two months. This morning I had a bowel movement with a teaspoon of dark red almost black blood following. Ever since I have had the the urger to have a bowel and when I do all that comes out is dark red blood. Should I be seen today or wait it out. Only looking for a second opion. I have had a streaking of blood on the tp that was bright red that occured 1/2-1 month ago. Hemorroids?
Doctor :   hi
Doctor :  
how can i help u?
User :   Hi
Doctor :  
give me 2 minutes please
User :   I am not sure if I should be seen or not I have already been told that I should not right away unless something changes. I wanted to get a second opion.
Doctor :   did u have similar complaints before
User :   mostly abominal pain for the past two months with streaks of bright red blood.
Doctor :  
ok
User :   only on two occasions
Doctor :  
ok
Doctor :  
have u seen doctor for this?
Doctor :  
do u have pain while passing stools?
User :   once before. I called today to seen if I should be seen they said wait it out. no I do not have alot of pain when passing however afterwards it feels as though my in sides around my lower abdomin are tearing.
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :  
what is the amount of bleeding?
Doctor :  
do u have fever or any other symptoms?
User :   one half to one teaspoon of blood comes out after a bowel movement now only blood no bowel. I do not run fevers but I and coutinously going from hot to cold. I have nausha with the stomach pains and bleeding.
Doctor :  
it might be Hemorrhoids
Doctor :   do u have any weight loss?
User :   My weight varies by 20 lbs I would not notice any major weight loos
Doctor :  
u need anascopy done with a surgeon to confirm ur haemmarhoids
Doctor :  
can u feel anything coming out from anus?
User :   sometimes
Doctor :  
do u have constipation problem?
Doctor :   then most prpbably it is haemarroids
User :   It varries from time to time most of the time it is diareah
Doctor :  
A sitz bath is recommended 3 times a day and after each bowel movement for at least 15 minutes.
Doctor :   u have diarrhea also?
User :   I have had diarrhea for a while now.
Doctor :  
ok
Doctor :  
i feel its better u see a doctor first
User :   ok
User :   thanks
Doctor :   any mucus in the stools?
User :   not much
User :   now it is mostly blood
Doctor :   not the quantity..is mucus there in the stools?
User :   some
Doctor :  
do u have abdominal cramps also?
User :   yes
Doctor :  
ok
Doctor :   if not haemarroids then ..inflamatory bowel disease or fissure or even ameabiasis infection also
Doctor :  
so its better to check with the doctor immediately as there is loss of blood
User :   ok
User :   thanks
Doctor :   welcome
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