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Rectal bleeding is one of the more common symptoms that a colorectal surgeon sees in the office. There are many different causes of blood in the stool; some, like hemorrhoids, are benign and are easily treated. Others, like colon and rectal cancer, are more worrisome and require different treatments. Most people become alarmed when they see blood in their stool and it is a worthwhile topic to discuss.   The most common reason for rectal bleeding is hemorrhoids. You may be thinking I don’t have hemorrhoids. So remember, internal hemorrhoids can cause...