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What happens when you have blood in your poop, but it is ...

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What happens when you have blood in your poop, but it is not painfull when going to the bathroom?
Submitted: 10 years ago.
Category: Health
Expert:  V. Yetimyan M.D. replied 10 years ago.

You may need to see a doctor or go to an Emergency room to rule out some of the common causes such as:

  • hemorrhoids

  • anal fissure

  • colon polyps and tumors

  • IBD

  • diverticulosis

  • angiodysplasia

  • bactrial dysentery

  • bleeding from stomach ulcer and esophagus

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