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Dark brown old blood in stool

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Dr. Shanti Vennam MD

now its dark brown with painful craps. I dont k ow wats happening. I m sacred. My noraml period cycle ...Hi, i m 30 yr old married femal, normally my periods are on time, this time it was 2 days late ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Shanti Vennam ( OBGYN)
Dr. Amit Jain MD

I noticed what appeared to be blood in my stool this AM and later noticed my urine was dark brown on two occasions. Should I visit a emergency room or can it wait until I schedule an appointment... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Amit Jain ( Gastroenterologist)
Dr. Klerida Shehu MD

the stool wasnt dark it was light brown. ... a rectal examination and checked the stool and all normal. 6 years ago i had a colonoscooy and it was fine ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Klerida Shehu ( Gastroenterologist)
Dr.   Monish De MD

...had a strad of bright red blood in stool a week ago..none since. Feel bloating in lower abdomen...stools are regular a bit broken up usually. no dark or tarry stools. No more... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Monish De ( Oncologist)
Dr. Srikanth Reddy MD

faeces sweat too. So blood veins can be blue, red, yellow, white, brown for some reason. Particles minute ... agree Kay can help with that and needs to. When I got told a 90 year old can understand assume... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Srikanth Reddy ( Psychiatrist)

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Dr.  Pragnesh Vachharajani MD

Hi, I am a 21 year old female and for the past few weeks I have been noticing blood in my stool and having trouble going #2 because it is painful. I am a vegetarian but am very active and have plenty ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Pragnesh Vachharajani ( General & Family Physician)
Dr.       Dorina Gurabardhi MD

Hi, I am 33 years old and there is blood in my stool, this is bright red in colour. I also have very dark brown discharge all the time. This is only recent but it does not seem to be... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Dorina Gurabardhi ( General & Family Physician)
Dr.  Akhtarhusian Ghausi MD

I on again off again have a small redish string almost looking short blood in stool....took a 3 sample stool to dr s for lab work , it came back no blood in stool then....now i have again... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Akhtarhusian Ghausi ( General & Family Physician)
Dr. Ajit Gautam Chhajed MD

there was non. then just an hour again i ate then i went to the bathroom and it came out dark brown ...hi...this is super embarassing to ask but this morning i went to the bathroom and my stool cam... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Ajit Gautam Chhajed ( General & Family Physician)
Dr.  BR Hudda MD

of those times i ve notice the water in the toilet is red. No red on the toilet paper. My poo is a brown/dark brown colour. I closer inspected the poop to discover small red kernal like things in my poo.... View answer

Answered by : Dr. BR Hudda ( General & Family Physician)

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Dr.  Chobufo Ditah MD

Hi and thank you so much for this query. Given you age, blood in stool warrants investigation. Have you been doing your screening colonoscopy? if not , please consider doing so now. Please, see your...

Dr.   Binu Parameswaran Pillai MD

you mean blood in stools??

Dr. Indu Kumar MD

Hello Thanks for writing to HCM There are various causes of blood in stool. It may be due to hemorrhoids, anal fissure. Other serious causes are colon polyps,diverticulosis,colitis,colon cancer(rare)etc. Get...