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Rectal bleeding (hematochezia) refers to the passage of bright red blood from the anus. Rectal bleeding may be moderate to severe and most bleeding comes from the colon, rectum, or anus. Common causes include anal fissures, hemorrhoids, diverticulitis, and more.

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Terms related to Blood in the Stool (Rectal Bleeding):

  • Blood In Stool
  • GI Bleeding
  • Hematochezia
  • Lower GI Bleeding
  • Upper GI Bleeding