Blood in stools

Patient

Q: I have noticed blood in my stools. I am a 40 year old male. There is no pain and it doesnt seem to be there on wiping if you know what I mean but in the bowl with the poo. It is a bright reddish I would say. First happened on sunday after a bit of a straining poo for the want of a better description! I put it down to that and after two days it looked fine no blood but then again today blood was there.

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