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Rectal Bleeding | Everything you Should know About it

Rectal Bleeding | Everything you Should know About it Rectal Bleeding

The color of the blood during Rectal Bleeding often depends on the location of the bleeding in the gastrointestinal tract. Generally, the closer the bleeding site is to the anus, the blood will be a brighter red. Thus, bleeding from the anus, rectum, and the sigmoid colon tend to be bright red. Whereas, bleeding from the transverse colon and the right colon tend to be dark red or maroon colored.

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