Nov 29, 2001
Dear Dr. Kull,
I haven't had anal sex recently, but a couple of months ago I let a guy finger me. For the past couple of weeks, I have experienced bleeding when I have a bowel movement. Could this possibly be just hemorrhoids or might it be an STD?
| Response from Mr. Kull
It's not clear what is causing the bleeding. Hemorrhoids could be one cause, but a medical exam would be important to rule out anything else that might be causing the bleeding. It's be best to have any ongoing symptoms checked out with a doctor.
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