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What causes blood in stool? - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 18-Apr-2014
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Very Good Posted in: Digestion and Bowels
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Practicing since : 2002
Answered : 106 Questions
Doctor:Hi
Doctor:how can I help you?
User:Ok. I am having some digestion problem
Doctor:Okay
Doctor:what type of digestion problem?
User:I am getting blood on while passing motion
Doctor:okay
Doctor:since when?
Doctor:from how many days do you have this problem?
User:30 days
User:past 1 month
Doctor:Okay, is the blood fresh?
User:yes
Doctor:Do you have any pain while passing motion?
User:yes... in that place I am getting serious burning feel
Doctor:okay
Doctor:is the bleeding too much?
Doctor:or is just some streaks on the stools?
User:No... its not coming continuosly Its coming two, three days alternatively...
Doctor:okay
User:but I am getting the pain while passing it daily...
Doctor:Do you have any small mass coming out while you try to pass stool?
Doctor:Okay
User:mass means?
Doctor:Mass means some swelling, like piles?
User:No
Doctor:Okay
Doctor:The problem seems like a fissure
Doctor:You need to be examined by a surgeon
Doctor:treatment depends on the examination findings
User:Which specialist do we have to meet for this problem?
Doctor:You can consult a general surgeon
User:can we take some inter medication for this problem?
Doctor:Yes, you need to take medicines
Doctor:but you will need a prescription to buy these medicines
User:can you plaese suggest me the tablets?
Doctor:You may require antibiotics
Doctor:I am sorry, it is illegal to advise medicines without examining you in person
User:Please tell me the name of the antibiotics..
Doctor:I am sorry, I can not tell you the brandnames of antibiotics
Doctor:you will need a prescription for them
Doctor:The antibiotics generally we prescribe are ciproflaxacin with metronidazole
Doctor:Antibiotics will not be sufficient
Doctor:if the problem is severe
Doctor:you may require surgery too
User:Which time do we need to take this?
Doctor:That is why it is important to consult a doctor in person and get examined before starting any medicines
Doctor:I don't know how else to tell you this
Doctor:you need to consult a doctor in person
Doctor:I can not give you any more information about antibiotics
Doctor:please consult a surgeon
User:Ok Thanks doctor... Will go to hospital tomorrow and consult with some doctor
Doctor:Okay
Doctor:Thanks for consulting me here
Doctor:Goodnight
User:Thank u so much for your time
Doctor:bye
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