Trusted information on rectal diseases and problems, plus links to trusted resources.
Itchy anus (pruritus ani)
Trusted information about itchy anus, also called pruritus ani, including causes, things you can do and when to see a doctor.
Rectal bleeding treatments
Trusted information about rectal bleeding treatments can be found on this page.
Trusted information about rectal bleeding (bleeding from the back passage, or anus), its causes and symptoms, and what to do if you are concerned.
Bowel cancer symptoms
Trusted information on symptoms and signs of bowel cancer including rectal bleeding and abdominal pain, and links to trusted resources
Blood in stool
Trusted information about blood in the stool including what it is, causes, and treatments.
Although stools (faeces or poo) can vary, you should pay attention to what your stools look like. Learn more about what changes you should look out for.
Trusted information about rectocoele including causes, symptoms, diagnosis, treatment and management.
Bowel cancer (colon and rectal cancer)
Trusted information about bowel cancer, sometimes called colon cancer, rectal cancer or colorectal cancer, including what it is, causes, symptoms, diagnosis, treatments and prevention.
Complications of Crohn's diseases and ulcerative colitis
Information on complications and long term effects of Chron's diseases and colitis, plus links to trusted resources