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Stomach bloating, loose stools with blood, tiredness, dull pain in stomach. Cure for symptoms?

I keep getting a bloated tummy, loose bowls, small amounts of blood in discharge , feeling tired a lot. Periods seem to be out of sorts going six week sometime, when it comes I seem to have a few bood clots with it. Last month had small amount of blood after bowl movement just on toilet roll paper? Discomfort in tummy with dull pains every so often? Any advice nic.
Sat, 9 Feb 2013
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Thank you for your query
It would have been really helpful if we would have known your age. Cause these symptoms can be caused by a variety of causes (inflammatory bowel disease, gastritis or gastroenteritis, tuberculosis, bleeding disorders etc). You should consult a gynecologist and a surgeon. They may run a series of blood tests, ultrasound of the abdomen, may be an endoscopy as well. In the meanwhile you can start taking some antacids at least. That should give some relief from the pain for the time being.
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