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What is the treatment for blood in stools ?

Hi. I have been having bright red blood when passing stool. There is also some blood when I wipe the anus area. I went to my school s health centre and there s no hammeroids found. Ive been having this bleeding disorder for 5 days. what should i do?
Asked On : Fri, 25 Mar 2011
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Hi Welcome to HealthcareMagic

A splash of fresh bleed into the pan before passing stool, is the classical description of hemorrhoids. However, since you have ruled out external bleed and hemorrhoids at the school health center, the bleed may be from higher up. Blood when you wipe also suggests the same. Proctoscopy/colonoscopy may have to be done, to localize the site of bleed. Kindly consult a surgeon in this regard.
Answered: Sun, 3 Apr 2011
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i have same situation.. i have no clue whats going on
Answered: Fri, 25 Mar 2011
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