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I Padraig was diagnosed with prostate cancer one and a half

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Hi I Padraig was diagnosed with prostate cancer one and a half years ago, got seeds implanted thirteen months ago. I past blood in my back a few times nothing for a while the last few days again is this normal thank you.
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Medical
Expert:  Dr. Chip replied 1 year ago.
Hi.
No it isn't normal if you were thinking it's related to your seed implants.
It could be from a kidney stone, a bladder polyp, or a prostate infection.

You need to see a doctor for a urinalysis, a prostate exam and an ultrasound of your kidneys

Let me know if you need more information please
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Customer: replied 1 year ago.

Hi it only seems to be when stool is hard.

Padraig.

Expert:  Dr. Chip replied 1 year ago.
Sorry Padraig--what happens when your stool is hard?
Customer: replied 1 year ago.

Hi that's when there is blood from back passage, OK when stool is normal I do have a good bit of diarrhoea for years.

Padraig.

Expert:  Dr. Chip replied 1 year ago.
Have you had a doctor look at your back passage?
Customer: replied 1 year ago.

Thank you will go to my Doctor.

Padraig.

Expert:  Dr. Chip replied 1 year ago.
My pleasure Padraig

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