Get your health question answered instantly from our pool of 18000+ doctors from over 80 specialties
180 Doctors Online

By proceeding, I accept the Terms and Conditions

Dr. Andrew Rynne
MD
Dr. Andrew Rynne

Family Physician

Exp 50 years

HCM Blog Instant Access to Doctors
HCM BlogQuestions Answered
HCM Blog Satisfaction

Is funky, blood clot like thing in stools after colonoscopy normal?

i had a colposcopy done three days ago and i noticed something funky in my stool. It looked like a blood clot or the coffee medicine the doctor used to treat the biopsy area. Is this normal? I am not 100% sure if that stuff came with my stool or from the vagina...I just saw it while I was about to flush.
Mon, 26 Feb 2018
Report Abuse
Question is related to
Medical Procedures
Internal Medicine Specialist 's  Response
Hello,

In post colonoscopy, bloodstain stool may happen but it is nothing to worry because the condition is self-limiting, but in case of persistent symptoms and confirmed blood per rectum needs immediate medical attention, in my opinion, it is better to have the word with your doctor else it is nothing to worry.


Hope I have answered your query. Let me know if I can assist you further.

Regards,
Dr. Akhtarhusain
I find this answer helpful
Disclaimer: These answers are for your information only and not intended to replace your relationship with your treating physician.
This is a short, free answer. For a more detailed, immediate answer, try our premium service [Sample answer]
Share on
 

Related questions you may be interested in

doctor1 MD

I had a colonoscopy 3days ago and I now have some pain in my abdomen. It feels like burning with a dull pain that is growing progressively worse. I...

Recent questions on  Colposcopy

doctor1 MD

I ve been having lots of medical issues within the past year. I recently moved to a very cold place after having lived in Florida for about 15...

doctor1 MD

I had a colposcopy , bioposy, swabs, smear and silver nitrate sticks 12 days ago, and after bleeding and spotting from the day it was done, i had...

doctor1 MD

Hi there I had a colposcopy on friday June 13th and was fine until I started having bad cramps and heavy bleeding on Sunday. I went in on Tuesday...

doctor1 MD

i had a colposcopy done three days ago and i noticed something funky in my stool. It looked like a blood clot or the coffee medicine the doctor...

doctor1 MD

Hi my name is XXXXXXX 3 years ago I had pre cancer cells cin 2 and I had them lasered off, recently for the past 3 to 4 months I am taking my...

doctor1 MD

Mu recent smear test came back with cin 3 reaults. I am 34 and have never had a smear test before. My period ended 2 days ago and today ive had a...

doctor1 MD

Just diagnosed with Adenocarcinoma in situ yesterday and am really nervous.