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Rectal bleeding: causes and treatment options

Read time 10 minutes

It’s not a topic we like to talk about, but rectal bleeding is a common experience. In most cases, there’s a benign cause: usually haemorrhoids or piles, which are easily treated. But in some instances, rectal bleeding can be a sign of something more serious.