Advertisement

loader

Talk

Advanced search

Mumsnetters aren't necessarily qualified to help if your child is unwell. If you have any serious medical concerns, we would urge you to consult your GP.

Blood in stool

(1 Post)
GRose04 Thu 19-Oct-17 14:19:53

Hi,
My 22 mo son has been experiencing blood in his stool for 3 days now. It is more prominent in his evening poo (around 8pm). The blood looks like red currant jelly which runs through the stool - Sorry about the detail! He hasn't changed his diet so I don't think it's an intolerance.
I went to the hospital on the first evening I spotted it recommended by 111, they said they think it is a tear so sent me home. When I found blood the next day I went to the Drs to send off a sample for testing. I have to wait until Monday for the results.
My question is, does anyone have any experience of this? I have tried Dr.Google but can't seem to find the same symptoms as my ds. He is well in himself, the poo is loose which is why I do not suspect a tear. Im just impatient and want to know what could be the problem as the GP wants to wait for the results.

Join the discussion

Join the discussion

Registering is free, easy, and means you can join in the discussion, get discounts, win prizes and lots more.

Register now