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Last Updated: 18 January 2022

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Bleeding from rectum is most common sign or symptom that both rectal cancer and hemorrhoids share. Other shared symptoms include blood mixed with stool, change in bowel habits, tenesmus, and discomfort and / pain during bowel movements. Rectal Cancer can have symptoms of unexplained weight loss in absence of dieting, bowel obstruction, anemia, and fatigue. These symptoms are not seen with hemorrhoids. Hemorrhoids produce symptoms of pruritus in rectal and / or anal area while rectal cancers usually do not. Many hemorrhoids be palpated or seen during physical exam and are usually easy to diagnose. Rectal Cancers are by biopsy. Rectal Cancers are composed of abnormal, uncontrolled cells may metastasize to other organ systems. Hemorrhoids, on other hand, are blood vessels that have become swollen due to increased abdominal pressure and / or constipation / diarrhea episodes. They are located only in rectal / areas and do not metastasize. Any situation that increases abdominal pressure is risk factor for developing hemorrhoids. In contrast, risks for developing rectal cancer are increasing age, family history of cancer, and other gastrointestinal diseases. Surgery is often necessary step in treatment of cancers; some patients may require neoadjuvant therapy consisting of chemotherapy and radiation therapy prior to surgery. In contrast, hemorrhoids can be treated with Sitz baths, dietary changes, exercise, stool softeners, over counter medication for reducing discomfort and itching. Some patients may require either surgical repair, removal of hemorrhoids, or have hemorrhoids be treated with chemicals or lasers shrink them. Patients with usually have good prognosis and normal life expectancy. Unfortunately, rectal cancer patients, especially in stages III and have fair to poor prognosis with shortened life expectancy. People with Stage III colorectal Cancer have only 53 - 89 percentage 5 - year survival rate, and Stage IV patients have 11 percentage 5 - year survival rate. However, aggressive treatments have been shown to increase life in some patients. Rectum Is Lower Part Of Colon That Connects Large Bowel To Anus. Rectum's Primary Function Is To Store Formed Stools In Preparation For Evacuation. Like Colon, three layers of rectal wall are as follow: mucosa: this layer of rectal wall lines inner surface. Mucosa is composed of glands secrete mucus to help passage of stool. Muscularis propria: this middle layer of rectal wall is composed of muscles that help rectum keep its shape and contract in coordinated fashion to expel stool. Mesorectum: this fatty tissue surrounds rectum. In addition to these three layers, another important component of rectum is surrounding lymph nodes. Lymph nodes are part of immune system and assist in conducting surveillance for harmful materials that may be threatening body. Lymph nodes surround every organ in body, including rectum. American Cancer Society Estimates About 95 520 New Cases Of Colon Cancer, And 39 910 New Cases Of Rectal Cancer Will Occur In 2017.

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Hemorrhoids

Approximately, 75 percentage of all adults in US will experience hemorrhoids at some point in their lives. Internal hemorrhoids, which lie inside rectum, usually have no symptoms and most people are not aware of them because they are not generally painful. However, they may cause painless bleeding if symptoms DO appear. You may not notice that have internal hemorrhoids unless you notice streaks of blood on in stool or blood on toilet paper. Straining when stool may cause bleeding. Straining can also push internal hemorrhoid so that it protrudes through anus; this is called protruding or Prolapse hemorrhoid. By contrast, external hemorrhoids lie under skin around anus. They can become itchy and may bleed. Sometimes, blood may accumulate and form thrombus,ss which be painful and area may swell and become inflamed. External Hemorrhoids are more to be painful. Spectrum Healths Gastroenterology and Gastrointestinal Surgery programs are ranked nationally as one of top 50 programs by US News & World Report. Our team of board - certified gastroenterologists specializes in diagnosis, treatment and prevention of disorders of digestive tract, liver and pancreas. Our advanced technologies and treatment options include minimally invasive outpatient endoscopic procedures as alternative to complex invasive surgeries.

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Similar symptoms

Rectal bleeding can few different ways. You may notice blood on toilet paper, in toilet, or mixed with your stool after bowel movement. Hemorrhoids are most common cause of rectal bleeding, but cancer, including colorectal cancer and anal cancer, can also cause rectal bleeding. Color Of Blood Can Indicate Where Blood Is Coming From. Bright red blood is more likely to come from lower digestive tract, such as rectum or colon. Dark red blood may be sign of bleeding in small intestine. Black, tarry stool most often results from bleeding in stomach or upper part of small intestine.

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