Rectal bleeding

What is Rectal bleeding?

Bleeding occurring through the back passage is called rectal bleeding.It is caused by conditions like cancer of the large bowel,ulcerative colitis,piles,and fistula in ano.In conditions like cancer of the bowel bleeding is painless. In conditions like fistula and fissure it is extremely painful.It requires thorough investigation with proctoscopy,MRI scan to know the cause to treat effectively.

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Today I had a little different stomach ache, went to the bathroom and had a lot of very red rectal bleeding???

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Hi and thank you for asking on HCM.
You are reporting to have had red rectal bleeding.
Usually red...

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I underwent surgery to get a pilonidal cyst removed from my buttocks. I just did a bowel movement. I experienced rectal bleeding. I don't know if...

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Monitor for now!

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Hi,

This could be related to the surgery. As such, I will recommend that you continue taking...

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Hi. I am a victim of irregular bleeding, most recently 14 consecutive days now. Docs (from 2 months ago when I first raised red flag) thought it...

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Ultrasound report needed

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Hello mam, thanks for trusting health care magic.
I understand your anxiety about the...

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