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What causes blood in stool after having liver transplant?

what causes blood in stool after liver transplant. Liver transplant about 7 weeks ago. age 63, 5ft. 51/2, 113 lbs. good health other than liver. had high enzymes for years. Was eold at time of liver transplant that I had primary biliary disease and autoimmune hepatist
Wed, 21 Feb 2018
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Hello

Dear bleeding may be due to portal Hypertension or entities or it may be due to Rouex y surgery..

It may be due to hemorrhoid or opportunistic infection with cytomegalovirus or giardia or entamoeba.

Please consult your treating doctor he will examine and treat you accordingly.

Take care
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