Angiodysplasia is a tiny vascular distortion of the gut, it can occur in colon or gastro intestine. Angiodysplasia of colon is swollen and delicate blood vessels in colon resulting in blood loss from gastrointestinal tract. It is caused due to degeneration of blood vessels and commonly observed in aged people.
Some of the symptoms of Angiodysplasia:
Disturbed bowel movement
Change in color of stools
Tiredness and fatigue
Shortness of breath
When should you consult a doctor?
Consult a doctor if you notice symptoms of Angiodysplasia at the earliest possible. Doctor may diagnose and suggest medication or endoscopic intervention or a surgery if needed.