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I am maled, 96 and generally have good bowel movements. Today,

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I am maled, 96 and generally have good bowel movements. Today, and once before some weeks back, the bowel movement was OK, but stained a rich red color. I was told that this could be caused by hemmhoroids and not to worry. What is your oppinion?
Submitted: 2 years ago.
Category: Medical
Expert:  Dr. Phil, MD replied 2 years ago.
Hello. I'm Dr. Phil, licensed and practicing Internal Medicine Physician. Excellent service is my goal.
when was your last colonoscopy?
was it painful?
do you take any blood thinners?
Expert:  Dr. Phil, MD replied 2 years ago.
you need to have this checked.
You need a colonoscopy