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Question: help please


 DWD_SYSTEM - Thu Apr 15, 2004 8:06 pm

I felt like i couldnt go # 2.. so i took the chance and put my finger into my rectum.. I didn't feel anything at all.when i pulled out my finger i saw blood.. I am very scared because as i read things online i see things like i could have tore some tissues ect.. i don't know what to do.im afraid i put my finger way to deep and tore something.. ... please help.. :cry:
 Dr. Tamer Fouad - Fri Apr 16, 2004 1:51 am

User avatar Dwd,
It all depends on the amount of force you used. Either way, you need to be examined. You may have piles and this should be excluded. Did you bleed again after that?
 DWD_SYSTEM - Fri Apr 16, 2004 12:07 pm

I drank some magnesium citrate. I am able to go to the washroom now.. No sign of blood... Do i need to be checked out still?
 Dr. Tamer Fouad - Fri Apr 16, 2004 12:13 pm

User avatar If it was just that one incident you can follow a wait and see policy. Check your stools and undergarments for any signs of bleeding in the near future. If any bleeding or other symptoms should arise then it may be a good idea to get examined.
 DWD_SYSTEM - Fri Apr 16, 2004 1:40 pm

Ok thanks for your help :D

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