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Forum Name: Gastroenterology Topics
Question: blood in stool
|frustrated - Wed Sep 22, 2004 7:26 am||
For the past 3 weeks ive had blood in my stool it started off with bright red streaks and mucus around the stool and now there is sometimes blood in the stool....... i havent gone to the bathroom normally in over a months... thanks for ur time.
|Theresa Jones, RN - Mon Oct 04, 2004 4:39 am||
Blood in the stool can be caused by numerous reasons. For example, medications, irritation in any part of the gastrointestinal tract, hemorrhoids, etc. Of course, this is NOT a normal finding and warrants a visit to your doctor. Please make an appointment to be seen.
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