SymptomsBy Mayo Clinic staff
Proctitis signs and symptoms may include:
- Frequent or continuous sensation that you need to have a bowel movement (tenesmus)
- Rectal bleeding
- The passing of mucus through your rectum
- Rectal pain
- Pain on the left side of your abdomen
- A feeling of fullness in your rectum
- Pain with bowel movements
When to see a doctor
Make an appointment with your doctor if you have any signs or symptoms that worry you.
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