Assessment
Questionnaire

Have a symptom?
See what questions
a doctor would ask.
 

Treatments for Blood in the Stool

Treatments for Blood in the Stool:

Treatment plans for blood in the stool are individualized depending on the underlying disease, disorder or condition, the presence of coexisting diseases and complications, the age and medical history of the patient, and other factors.

The prognosis for people with blood in the stool varies depending on the prognosis of the underlying disease, disorder or condition. Some of these conditions are very serious and include colorectal cancer and peptic ulcer.

With early diagnosis and treatment and a well integrated, multifaceted, medically monitored plan of care, blood in the stool can be resolved in many cases. A good treatment plan is individualized to a person's medical history, associated diseases and other factors.

Some common causes of blood in the stool, such as hemorrhoids, anal fissures, rectal abscesses or constipation can often be effectively treated with relatively simple measures. These may include changes in diet, drinking lots of water, exercise, suppository medications, increasing fiber in the diet, pain medication, and/or minor outpatient surgical procedures.

Other causes of having blood in the stool, such as colorectal cancer or perforated peptic ulcers need more intensive treatment. This may involve hospitalization, multiple oral or intravenous medications, chemotherapy, radiation, and/or more major surgical procedures.

Blood in the Stool: Marketplace Products, Discounts & Offers

Products, offers and promotion categories available for Blood in the Stool:

Blood in the Stool: Research Doctors & Specialists

Research all specialists including ratings, affiliations, and sanctions.

Hospitals & Medical Clinics: Blood in the Stool

Research quality ratings and patient incidents/safety measures for hospitals and medical facilities in specialties related to Blood in the Stool:

Hospital & Clinic quality ratings »

Choosing the Best Treatment Hospital: More general information, not necessarily in relation to Blood in the Stool, on hospital and medical facility performance and surgical care quality:

Buy Products Related to Treatments for Blood in the Stool

 
Shopping.com



 

By using this site you agree to our Terms of Use. Information provided on this site is for informational purposes only; it is not intended as a substitute for advice from your own medical team. The information on this site is not to be used for diagnosing or treating any health concerns you may have - please contact your physician or health care professional for all your medical needs. Please see our Terms of Use.

Home | Symptoms | Diseases | Diagnosis | Videos | Tools | Forum | About Us | Terms of Use | Privacy Policy | Site Map | Advertise