OPD Timings Morning : 09.00 am - 05.00 pm

Rectal Bleeding

piles

Rectal draining is a manifestation of an issue in the GI parcel. The definition is expansive as it implies any blood passed rectally; subsequently, the blood may originate from any region or structure in the GI parcel that permits blood to spill into the GI lumen (territory where food and liquid is prepared for ingestion or evacuation as waste). For instance, a draining ulcer in the stomach can have the blood discharged in the individual's fecal material Rectal draining might be because of issues on the rectum itself or from numerous different issues that happen somewhere else in the GI plot. Perirectal draining is seeping in a region neighboring the rectum and might be because of abscesses or fistulas.

Treatment

Treatment for rectal bleeding depends on the cause; simple treatments (such as some Hemorrhoids) can be done at home, but other more serious causes (tumor or ulcers, for example, may require more effort like surgery and other treatments).
The prognosis of rectal bleeding depends on the cause and the response of the person to treatment; in general, those who relax a small amount of blood are better than those who relax a lot of blood (usually those with other medical problems).
The smallest rectal bleeding can be treated at home if the cause is known to be Minor, but if it does not improve rapidly or if the person is 40 years of age or older, seek medical care.
Follow-up is important if treatment is ineffective or rectal bleeding begins again.