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Bleeding in stools - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 13-Jan-2012
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Doctor :   hi
Doctor :   how can I help you?
User :   hi
User :   I am still having tiny white bumps on the shaft of my penis
Doctor :   it will take at least 3-5 days to disappear
User :   ok
User :   they will eventually disappear?
Doctor :   yes with time
User :   do I need to apply anything?
User :   or just leave it alone
Doctor :   leave it alone
Doctor :   as they are normal body phenomenon
User :   and this morning in the bathroom when I was passing feces
User :   there was blood
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   mixed with stools?
User :   yes
Doctor :   it was bright red colour?
User :   yes
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   any pain in stomach
Doctor :   constipation?
User :   no pain in stomach
User :   but some pain in the anus area
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   constipation?
User :   no constipation
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   is it first time?
User :   no, about third time now
User :   but this time there's quite a lot of blood
User :   when I wiped it
Doctor :   when were other two?
User :   last week
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   do you ever had hemorrhoids
User :   no
Doctor :   anyone in family?
User :   no
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   according to you what will be the approximate quantity?
User :   when I wiped it on the bathroom tissue, it took a big portion of the tissue
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   some 2ml
User :   another thing is I haven't been eating that much
User :   yes
Doctor :   means?
User :   do you think this is a result of not eating enough food?
Doctor :   no
Doctor :   it cannot be so
User :   because recently I have no appetite so I would skip breakfast
Doctor :   ok
User :   and maybe not have much for lunch and dinner
Doctor :   but these things can not lead to blood in faeces
User :   ok
Doctor :   as you are having pain in anal area
Doctor :   is it catchy pain
User :   yes
User :   it's like burning pain
Doctor :   a sharp one
User :   yes
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   there may be several reasons behind it
Doctor :   it may be due to anal fissure
Doctor :   some injury
Doctor :   developing hemorrhoids
Doctor :   these are most common causes
User :   I never had this before
Doctor :   as you have sharp pain so the possibility of anal fissure is more
User :   and since I haven't been eating that much recently
User :   kind of lets me believe that this is due to not eating enough food
User :   because recently I might just have some cookies for lunch and that's it
User :   I have no appetite
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   i can understand
Doctor :   but it cannot lead to bleeding in stools
Doctor :   in my opinion you should take it seriously
Doctor :   and you should go for proper investigations
User :   ok
Doctor :   and a checkup by surgeon
User :   go to family doctor first?
Doctor :   yes
Doctor :   but physical examination especially per rectal examination is important and can identify the cause
User :   I see
User :   but in the mean time, should I eat more food also
Doctor :   you can try this
User :   what kind of food is good?
Doctor :   but in my opinion it has no corelation with food
Doctor :   you can eat
Doctor :   wholemeal flour
Doctor :   porridge oats
Doctor :   wholegrain rice and pasta
User :   ok
Doctor :   all white fish
User :   like bread?
Doctor :   lean white meat
Doctor :   yes
User :   ok
Doctor :   chicken and turkey breast
User :   ok
User :   fruits?
Doctor :   yes
Doctor :   dried fruits
Doctor :   walnuts
Doctor :   and all fresh fruits
User :   ok
User :   for the bread, which kind is better?
User :   just white bread?
Doctor :   brown bread
User :   ok
User :   ok
User :   thank you very much
Doctor :   Is there any thing else I can help you with?
User :   that's it
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User :   done
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