Stephen J. Schueler, M.D.

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Rectal Bleeding and Stool Incontinence 15 Causes

The freeMD virtual doctor has found 15 conditions that can cause Rectal Bleeding and Stool Incontinence.

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There are 6 common conditions that can cause Rectal Bleeding and Stool Incontinence.
  1. Anal Fissure
  2. Bacterial Gastroenteritis
  3. Fecal Impaction
  4. Gastroenteritis
  5. Hemorrhoids
  6. Viral Gastroenteritis
There is 1 somewhat common condition that can cause Rectal Bleeding and Stool Incontinence.
  1. Laxative Abuse
There are 4 uncommon conditions that can cause Rectal Bleeding and Stool Incontinence.
  1. Anal Injury
  2. Crohn's Disease
  3. Perianal Abscess
  4. Proctitis
There are 4 rare conditions that can cause Rectal Bleeding and Stool Incontinence.
  1. Anal Cancer
  2. Rectal Prolapse
  3. Shigella Infection
  4. Ulcerative Colitis

Last Updated: Jan 5, 2011 References
Authors: Stephen J. Schueler, MD; John H. Beckett, MD; D. Scott Gettings, MD
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