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Medical Challenge | A Young Man with Bloody Stool

August 19, 2012

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You are the GI fellow consulted to see a 17 year old white male with a chief complaint of diarrhea & bright red blood per rectum (BRBPR). The patient was in his usual state of health until he experienced sudden-onset diffuse, crampy abdominal pain and diarrhea roughly 36 hours ago.  He experienced 3-5 episodes of […]