Rectal Bleeding

 About- Rectal bleeding is a medical condition occurs when blood passes from the anus usually due to bleeding from the lower colon or rectum.
 
Symptoms-
 Abdominal pain or cramping
 Black, tarry stools
 Bright red or dark red or wine colored blood passes from the anus
 Confusion
 Dizziness
 Fainting
 Rectal pain
 
Causes-
 Anal cancer
 Anal fissures 
 Angiodysplasia
 Colon cancer
 Colon polyps
 Constipation 
 Crohn's disease
 Diarrhea
 Diverticulosis
 Hard stools
 Hemorrhoids in the anus or rectum
 Intestinal infection, such as salmonella infection
 Ischemic colitis 
 Proctitis 
 Pseudomembranous colitis 
 Radiation therapy
 Ulcer of the rectum
 Ulcerative colitis 

Specialists to visit
 Colon & Rectal Surgeon

 Gastroenterologist
 General Physician

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Rectal bleeding
References
https://www.healthline.com
https://www.mayoclinic.org
https://en.wikipedia.org
https://my.clevelandclinic.org

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