Conditions that can cause symptoms include the following:
In a small number of patients’, the symptoms of rectal bleeding, discharge and pain are due to diseases within the bowel such as ulcerative colitis, Crohn’s Disease or cancer. It is therefore very important not to ignore these symptoms and to get the most appropriate investigations.
Should you have ongoing issues with an of the conditions above that are causing you pain or discomfort or if any of the symptoms above are familiar to you, we would strongly advise having these reviewed at one of our clinics.
If your symptoms are severe, we would strongly advise you visit your GP, call NHS 24 or visit your nearest A&E department