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How does bleeding in the digestive tract happen?

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Bleeding in the digestive tract is a symptom of a problem rather than a disease itself. It usually happens due to conditions that can be cured or controlled, such as hemorrhoids.

SOURCES: 

National Digestive Diseases Information Clearinghouse. 

National Institutes of Health.

Reviewed by Melinda Ratini on February 28, 2018

SOURCES: 

National Digestive Diseases Information Clearinghouse. 

National Institutes of Health.

Reviewed by Melinda Ratini on February 28, 2018

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Where can bleeding come from in the digestive or gastrointestinal tract?

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