Belching, Bloating Or Fullness, Blood In Toilet And Blood On Stool Surface

Reviewed on 7/13/2021

Blood in the stool or bleeding while passing stool can be seen with hemorrhoids but can also be a sign of colon or rectal cancer, so the cause of bleeding in the stool should always be investigated. Belching and bloating can accompany digestive problems such as gas or irritable bowel syndrome. Always seek the advice of a doctor if you have blood in your stool, and discuss any concerning symptoms you may have.

While the list below can be considered as a guide to educate yourself about these conditions, this is not a substitute for a diagnosis from a health care provider. There are many other medical conditions that also can be associated with your symptoms and signs. Here are a number of those from MedicineNet:

At MedicineNet, we believe it is important to take charge of your health through measures such as a living healthy lifestyle, practicing preventative medicine, following a nutrition plan, and getting regular exercise. Understanding your symptoms and signs and educating yourself about health conditions are also a part of living your healthiest life. The links above will provide you with more detailed information on these medical conditions to help you inform yourself about the causes and available treatments for these conditions.

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