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Hematochezia: Introduction

Hematochezia: is the passage of bright red, bloody stools from the rectum. See detailed information below for a list of 109 causes of Hematochezia, Symptom Checker, including diseases and drug side effect causes.

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Causes of Hematochezia:

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

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Common Causes of Hematochezia

Causes of Types of Hematochezia:

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Hematochezia: Symptom Checker

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Hematochezia Treatments

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Hematochezia: Comorbid Symptoms

Some of the comorbid or associated medical symptoms for Hematochezia may include these symptoms:

Causes of General Symptom Types

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Causes of Similar Symptoms to Hematochezia

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Hematochezia: Deaths

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Causes of Hematochezia listed in Disease Database:

Other medical conditions listed in the Disease Database as possible causes of Hematochezia as a symptom include:

Definitions of Hematochezia:

Bleeding in any segment of the GASTROINTESTINAL TRACT from ESOPHAGUS to RECTUM.
- (Source - Diseases Database)

Detailed list of causes of Hematochezia

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

How Common are these Causes of Hematochezia?

This information refers to the general prevalence and incidence of these diseases, not to how likely they are to be the actual cause of Hematochezia. Of the 109 causes of Hematochezia that we have listed, we have the following prevalence/incidence information:

  • 4 causes are "very common" diseases
  • 3 causes are "common" diseases
  • 2 causes are "uncommon" diseases
  • 0 causes are "rare" diseases
  • 10 causes are "very rare" diseases
  • 98 causes have no prevalence information.

Conditions listing medical symptoms: Hematochezia:

The following list of conditions have 'Hematochezia' 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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Causes of Hematochezia Based on Risk Factors

This information shows analysis of the list of causes of Hematochezia based on whether certain risk factors apply to the patient:

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    What are the alternative names for Hematochezia:

    Melaena, Melena, PR bleeding, Gastrointestinal bleeding, Anal haemorrhage, BRBPR, Bleeding per rectum, Blood in faeces, Blood loss from GI tract, Bloody stool, GI bleeding, Gastrointestinal haemorrhage, Gastrointestinal hemorrhage
    - (Source - Diseases Database)

    Classifications of Hematochezia:

    Medical Conditions associated with Hematochezia:

    Stool symptoms (2508 causes), Intestinal symptoms (5299 causes), Lower abdominal symptoms (3048 causes), Abdominal symptoms (5930 causes), Digestive system symptoms (5299 causes), Bleeding symptoms (1783 causes), Bowel problems (2509 causes), Bowel movements (2383 causes)

    Symptoms related to Hematochezia:

    Colorectal cancer, Hemorrhoids (13 causes), Anal fissure (10 causes), Rectal polyps, Solitary rectal ulcer

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