Stephen J. Schueler, M.D.

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Rectal Bleeding and Abdominal Swelling 20 Causes

The freeMD virtual doctor has found 20 conditions that can cause Rectal Bleeding and Abdominal Swelling.

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There are 2 common conditions that can cause Rectal Bleeding and Abdominal Swelling.
  1. Fecal Impaction
  2. Intestinal Polyps
There are 5 somewhat common conditions that can cause Rectal Bleeding and Abdominal Swelling.
  1. Abdominal Injury
  2. Drug Side Effect
  3. Malabsorption
  4. Peptic Ulcer Disease
  5. Pregnancy
There are 4 uncommon conditions that can cause Rectal Bleeding and Abdominal Swelling.
  1. Cirrhosis
  2. Crohn's Disease
  3. Liver Injury
  4. Swallowed Foreign Body
There are 9 rare conditions that can cause Rectal Bleeding and Abdominal Swelling.
  1. Colorectal Cancer
  2. Congo Hemorrhagic Fever
  3. Hemochromatosis
  4. Intussusception
  5. Necrotizing Enterocolitis
  6. Peutz-Jeghers Syndrome
  7. Primary Biliary Cirrhosis
  8. Schistosomiasis
  9. Toxic Megacolon

Last Updated: Feb 11, 2010 References
Authors: Stephen J. Schueler, MD; John H. Beckett, MD; D. Scott Gettings, MD
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