Blood in the Stool - Cause

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What are some of the causes of blood in the stool (rectal bleeding)?

Blood in the stool can originate anywhere in the gastrointestinal tract.

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Comment from: manzoor a., (Patient) Published: January 27

When I eat coconut, groundnuts, meat and other such items then I find large quantity of blood in my stool. I am getting frightened to see this.

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Comment from: Auntiemj, 55-64 Female (Patient) Published: December 30

Four years ago I had a sudden severe loss of blood in my stool. I was hospitalized and after 3 days of not stopping, I had an emergency surgery where a 15 inch section was removed. I had a tear in my intestine near my stomach at the top. I had no pain at all and no reoccurrences or previous history. The cause is unknown.

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