Dr. Anshu GuptaProctitis is inflammation of the lining of the rectum, called the rectal mucosa. Proctitis can be short term (acute) or long term (chronic). Proctitis has many causes. It may be a side effect of medical...
Dr. Anshu Gupta
Bleeding, mucous and bloody discharge, spasm of the rectal wall, urgency, and incontinence due radiation-induced damage to the rectum. Late symptoms result from scarring...
The differential diagnosis or list of possible things that could cause what you're describing is a mile long (or at least it seems like it). A number of factors come to mind. In older (former) smokers w/high blood pressure,