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Bleeding from anus due to stomach ulcers, grey tissue on stools. Endoscopy done. Cure?

i have anal bleeding for three weeks now after being in hospital for what they thought was guld bladder stones. it turned out i had two stomach ulcers one high and one low in the stomach since then i have bleed from the anus and for a while before. I had a camera down my throat to diagnose my symptoms but now my stools have some grey what looks like dead skin on the tissue too with the blood what should i do? I know i have been stubborn as i spent along time in hospital and didnt want t go back for minor problems.
Asked On : Tue, 22 Jan 2013
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Thanks for the query

Bleed from the stomach ulcer often comes out as clots which can look like dead skin, as you have already been diagnosed with gastric ulcer I dont think further investigation is necessary for the bloody stools.
Please continue taking the medication prescribed for it. I would like to add here that bleed from the gastric ulcer can show up in the stools upto 5 days.
Also I suggest

1. Do not eat spicy food, milk and milk products
2. Abstain from alcohol and smoking
3. Have meals at regular time intervals, eating smaller meals several times a day is ideal instead one large meals thrice a day
4. Avoid bending exercises
5. Do not sleep immediately after dinner

I hope I was of help

Answered: Mon, 25 Nov 2013
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