Get your Health question answered in 3 easy steps
A Doctor will be with you shortly
Ask a Doctor Now
137 Doctors are Online

Problems about anal bleeding - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 21-Feb-2012
User rating for this question
Very Good Posted in: Digestion and Bowels
Answered by

General & Family Physician
Practicing since : 2009
Answered : 594 Questions
User :   For the past 3 days i noticed fresh blood while passing motion,with clots.No pain ,No constipation.I am 37 years male.What is the solution?
Doctor :   Hi
Doctor :   Let me read Your question
Doctor :   Ok
Doctor :   Have You noticed any swelling in that area?
User :   no
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   There are a few possiblilties
Doctor :   Do U have fever or weight loss?
User :   No
Doctor :   You may be having a condition called Haemorrhoids which in lamans terms is called piles
Doctor :   other possibilities are a fissure which is usually painful ar a fistula
Doctor :   absess should also be ruled out
Doctor :   Please tell me your age?
User :   37
Doctor :   Ok Have You had thics problem in the past?
Doctor :   A malignancy also needs to be rulesd out
User :   5 years before i had this ,once.
Doctor :   Ok what treatment did You take?
User :   Nothing.It resided after 2-3 days
Doctor :   Ok is the blood bright red or dark red?
User :   bright red
Doctor :   Ok
Doctor :   I would suggest that you see a general surgeon or a proctologist(doctor who deals with diseases of the rectum) for a physical examination
Doctor :   After a physical examination the exact cause can be made out and proper treatment can be initiated
Doctor :   try to avoid constipation
Doctor :   avoid straining when you pass stools
User :   Immediatly,or can i wait
Doctor :   Drink plenty of water and eat fresh fruit
Doctor :   Maybe in a couple of days
User :   ok
Doctor :   It would be better if You went as early as possible
Doctor :   do You have any other symptoms like stomach cramps ,nausea or diarrohoea?
User :   Nothing like that.
Doctor :   Ok
Doctor :   You could take a mild laxative at night to avoid unnecessary strain to that area
User :   ok
Doctor :   You could dissolve powderd isapghol available at your local chemist in a glass of water and drink it at night
Doctor :   But I suggest You to meet a general surgeon for examination .Try to avoid unnecessary delay
Doctor :   Hope You have understood?
Doctor :   Is there anything else I can help You with?
User :   But i dont feel difficulty to pass motion.
Doctor :   Ok
Doctor :   constipation need not always be present
User :   Do i need to take the laxative?
Doctor :   If You are constipated You can take
User :   Ok Doc.Thanks for your advice.Bye.
Doctor :   Bye for Now
Question is related to
Diseases and Conditions
© Ebix, Inc. All Rights Reserved.
All the information, content and live chat provided on the site is intended to be for informational purposes only, and not a substitute for professional or medical advice. You should always speak with your doctor before you follow anything that you read on this website. Any health question asked on this site will be visible to the people who browse this site. Hence, the user assumes the responsibility not to divulge any personally identifiable information in the question. Use of this site is subject to our Terms & Conditions
Already Rated.
Your rating:

Ask a Doctor