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I have had 2 bowel movements today that have blood around the

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I have had 2 bowel movements today that have blood around the stool. I have not noticed any other symptoms before today. There is some discomfort in my stomach area but it mainly feels like I am hungry.


Associated pain during bowel movement?

Itching,burning sensation around anus?

Pain in lower abdomen?



History of hard stools,constipation?

Alcohol intake?

Any other medical illness?

Are you taking any medicines?

Bloating and flatulence?

Customer: replied 4 years ago.

No pain during bowel movement

No sensation around the anus

No nausea or vomiting

No noticable fever

Some discomfort in lower abdoment feels similar to a hunger pain

No other medical illness

No medicines

Some bloating, no flatulence but I have been burping more



Thanks for providing more information.

As per your description,possible differential diagnosis may include Hemorrhoids,Anal fissure,Colon polyp,Inflammatory bowel disease.

You should firstly take metamucil and start a fibre rich diet.

Also take OTC Mylanta gas and Motrin.

Even hydrate yourself properly.

You should do warm sitz bath.

And avoid straining during bowel movement.

If your symptoms'll persist or develop severe pain abdomen then consult your doctor or proctologist.




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