Stephen J. Schueler, M.D.

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Rectal Bleeding and Weight Loss 27 Causes

The freeMD virtual doctor has found 27 conditions that can cause Rectal Bleeding and Weight Loss.

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There are 5 common conditions that can cause Rectal Bleeding and Weight Loss.
  1. Bacterial Gastroenteritis
  2. Food Poisoning
  3. Gastritis
  4. Gastroenteritis
  5. Viral Gastroenteritis
There are 7 somewhat common conditions that can cause Rectal Bleeding and Weight Loss.
  1. Campylobacter Enteritis
  2. Drug Side Effect
  3. Gastrointestinal Bleeding
  4. Laxative Abuse
  5. Malabsorption
  6. Peptic Ulcer Disease
  7. Upper Gastrointestinal Bleeding
There are 4 uncommon conditions that can cause Rectal Bleeding and Weight Loss.
  1. Cirrhosis
  2. Crohn's Disease
  3. Esophageal Varices
  4. Lower Gastrointestinal Bleeding
There are 11 rare conditions that can cause Rectal Bleeding and Weight Loss.
  1. Anal Cancer
  2. Colorectal Cancer
  3. Familial Adenomatous Polyposis
  4. Gardner's Syndrome
  5. Leishmaniasis
  6. Periarteritis Nodosa
  7. Primary Biliary Cirrhosis
  8. Pseudomembranous Colitis
  9. Radiation Enteritis
  10. Ulcerative Colitis
  11. Zollinger-Ellison Syndrome

Last Updated: Aug 31, 2010 References
Authors: Stephen J. Schueler, MD; John H. Beckett, MD; D. Scott Gettings, MD
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