Causes Of Bowel Movements Accompanied By Blood?
Afternoon, I want to ask sometimes if I poop blood, why?
Hello Tiyan, Thank you for the question.
Do you notice the color of blood that comes out with stool, is it bright red or dark / black? Chapter bleeding can be caused by a number of health conditions that can usually be estimated based on the color of the blood mixed with feces and other complaints experienced by patients. Bloody bowel complaints are caused by bleeding in the digestive tract. Chapter bleed with bright red blood (hematochezia) caused by bleeding in the lower digestive tract for example because:
inflammation of the intestine
On the other hand, bowel movements are accompanied by dark / black blood (melena) caused by bleeding in the upper digestive tract, for example because:
Mallory Weiss syndrome, which is bleeding due to a tear in the esophageal wall bordering the stomach
If these complaints occur repeatedly, especially if there is a lot of blood coming out or if accompanied by complaints of dizziness, weakness, blurred vision, pale, cold skin, or fainting, please consult your doctor immediately. The doctor needs to ask about your complaints, do a physical examination of you, and do a number of other examinations such as blood tests, stool examinations. CT scan, endoscopy and others. The treatment that will be given by a doctor depends on your medical condition.
Please do the following suggestions:
consume foods with balanced nutrition including foods high in fiber
consume white iar with enough 2-3 liters per day
maintain ideal body weight
Avoid smoking and consuming alcoholic beverages
avoid the habit of holding back the desires of bowel movements
avoid pushing too hard
always keep the anal area dry and clean
Hopefully this information helps you.