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Colon bleeding

Colon bleeding: Introduction

Colon bleeding: Injury or inflammation of the colon can lead to bleeding of the large intestine. See detailed information below for a list of 8 causes of Colon bleeding, Symptom Checker, including diseases and drug side effect causes.

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Causes of Colon bleeding:

The following medical conditions are some of the possible causes of Colon bleeding. There are likely to be other possible causes, so ask your doctor about your symptoms.

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Colon bleeding: Symptom Checker

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Colon bleeding: Animations

Colon bleeding: Comorbid Symptoms

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Causes of General Symptom Types

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Colon bleeding: Deaths

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Misdiagnosis and Colon bleeding

Unnecessary hysterectomies due to undiagnosed bleeding disorder in women: The bleeding disorder called Von Willebrand's disease is quite common in women, but often fails to be correctly diagnosed. Women with the condition tend to have heavy periods, since...read more »

Chronic digestive conditions often misdiagnosed: When diagnosing chronic symptoms of the digestive tract, there are a variety of conditions that may...read more »

Intestinal bacteria disorder may be hidden cause: One of the lesser known causes of diarrhea is an imbalance of bacterial in the gut, sometimes called intestinal imbalance. The digestive system contains a variety of "good" bacteria...read more »

Antibiotics often causes diarrhea: The use of antibiotics are very likely to cause some level of diarrhea in patients. The reason is that antibiotics kill off not only "bad"...read more »

Food poisoning may actually be an infectious disease: Many people who come down with "stomach symptoms" like diarrhea assume that it's "something I ate" (i.e. food poisoning). In fact, it's more likely to be an infectious diarrheal illness (i.e. infectious...read more »

Mesenteric adenitis misdiagnosed as appendicitis in children: Because appendicitis is one of the more feared conditions for a child with abdominal pain, it can be over-diagnosed (it can, of course, also fail to be diagnosed with...read more »

Celiac disease often fails to be diagnosed cause of chronic digestive symptoms: One of the most common chronic digestive conditions is celiac disease, a malabsorption...read more »

Chronic digestive diseases hard to diagnose: There is an inherent difficulty in diagnosing the various types of chronic digestive diseases. Some of the better known possibilities are peptic ulcer, colon...read more »

Colon bleeding: Research Related Doctors & Specialists

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Colon bleeding: Related Rare Diseases

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Colon bleeding: Undiagnosed Conditions

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Detailed list of causes of Colon bleeding

The list below shows some of the causes of Colon bleeding mentioned in various sources:

How Common are these Causes of Colon bleeding?

This information refers to the general prevalence and incidence of these diseases, not to how likely they are to be the actual cause of Colon bleeding. Of the 8 causes of Colon bleeding that we have listed, we have the following prevalence/incidence information:

  • 0 causes are "very common" diseases
  • 1 causes are "common" diseases
  • 1 causes are "uncommon" diseases
  • 0 causes are "rare" diseases
  • 1 causes are "very rare" diseases
  • 7 causes have no prevalence information.

Conditions listing medical symptoms: Colon bleeding:

The following list of conditions have 'Colon bleeding' or similar listed as a symptom in our database. This computer-generated list may be inaccurate or incomplete. Always seek prompt professional medical advice about the cause of any symptom.

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Medical Conditions associated with Colon bleeding:

Bleeding symptoms (1783 causes), Colon symptoms (15 causes), Intestinal symptoms (5299 causes), Lower abdominal symptoms (3048 causes), Abdominal symptoms (5930 causes), Digestive system symptoms (5299 causes), Intestine symptoms (4 causes)

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