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Have pain in stomach which eases after bowel movement. Found blood in toilet paper. Reason?

Dear Doctor, I am 44 year old male. I sometimes have a pain on my left side lower stomach . The pain normally feels better when I pass wind, or I go to the bathroom. I have also notice that after being to the bathroom and I wipe myself clean, there are little traces of blood on the toilet paper. The pain suddenly appears and goes after one of the aforementioned activities.
Asked On : Wed, 20 Feb 2013
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Although blood on wiping yourself can be from hemorrhoids or anal fissure the combination with pain in the left abdomen necessitates further examination .I suggest you see a surgeon as a matter of urgency to do a colonoscopy on you to confirm the diagnosis.
Answered: Wed, 20 Feb 2013
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