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Posted by: dawn | 2007/06/19

ANUL BLEEDING

My son of 3 1/2 yrs has constantly huge amounts of blood covering his stool. bright red. From the outside one cannot detect any piles, is this life threatening? is it common? he is not constipated when this occurs and this is not at every stool.

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Dear Dawn
You have to take your child to a pediatrician - this is not normal for a small child and needs further examination - he may have a tear inside that is not healing.

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