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Stool test shows blood present. Weight gain. What does this mean?

In a stool test : blood present ( have been having this problem past 3-4 months ) in chemical examinatn : occult blood present +++ Microscopic examinatn : pus cells 6-7 per hpf rbcs 80-100 per hf What does this mean Also my weight has been increasing over a period of time : can this be the cause I can o ahead with weight loss phase of diet ?
Asked On : Fri, 17 Aug 2012
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Ocult blood present means it is digested blood comming from upper end of gi tract. Other finding shows there is bleeding source and mild infection. It can not be linked to weight gain. For detecting source of bleeding ultrasound abdomen can be done and other test may be endoscopy colonoscopy and proctoscopy. All these can be done by gastroenterologist and treat ment advised.
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