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What causes rectal bleeding ? How is it controlled and treated ?

my age is 18 I am doing 1st year medical student today while I am going motion blood is comes out what is the reason
Asked On : Mon, 25 Apr 2011
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hi welcome to health care magic!you dont mention blood which is bright red or dark color?medically it is called melena.cause may be variable like stress,eating spicy and oily food,h/o taking any medicine like aspirin pain killer,steroid,alcohole and smoking,ulcerative colitis,hemorhhoids,anal fissure,colon cancer,peptic ulcer,chron's disease,thrombocytopenia you may confirm your dignosis by stool examination,sonography of abdomen.thanks.
Answered: Mon, 25 Apr 2011
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Welcome to HealthcareMagic.

Blood in stools can be due to many reasons like constipation , obstipation , hemorrhoid s, anal fissures .These are most common.It is really important for you to get this evaluated.I advise you to visit a General surgeon and get examined and further treatment could be based on your detailed history and examination.

Take care.
Answered: Mon, 25 Apr 2011
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