Causes Of Bleeding From The Anus In The Elderly?

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Well, I have a grandmother in my 70s, one day my grandmother had a lot of bleeding through the stool. blood like menstrual blood, fresh blood also clots. because of that my grandmother lacked blood, what could be the reason?

1 Answer:

Hello Saniyyatul Awaliyah,

Bleeding in the anus (faecal discharge) can be caused by the following conditions:

Hemorrhoids or hemorrhoids. Is a dilation of blood vessels around the anus. In addition to bleeding from the dripping blood after a bowel movement, usually there will be complaints of lumps that can be felt around the anus. Often accompanied by pain or itching. Anal or rectal or colon cancer. Bleeding can come out without bowel movements, can not be accompanied by pain. Sometimes there can be interference CHAPTER (can not CHAPTER). Diverticulitis. Inflammation in diverticulosis / small sacs that form in the intestinal wall. Inflammatory bowel disease. Inflammation of the digestive tract, in addition to bleeding from the anus, can be accompanied by complaints of abdominal pain, changes in the pattern of bowel movements to diarrhea or constipation of large bowel polyps. Abnormal growths of the intestinal wall form lumps, can be an early cancerous lesion There are many other differential diagnoses of anal bleeding. Bleeding in large amounts or a long duration can cause anemia. The diagnosis of rectal bleeding is through a history of illness, clinical symptoms, and physical examination. Investigations such as blood laboratories, colonoscopy, and CT scans may be needed to support the diagnosis. Thus the explanation from me, may be useful.

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