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hemorrhoid anal fissure

A 29-year-old female asked:
Dr. Herman Hammerstead
49 years experience in Trauma Surgery
Consult: Colorectal surgeon. There is no good home remedy

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A 29-year-old male asked:
Dr. Thomas Mcgowan
Specializes in Family Medicine
Wait for appointment: Conservative treatment is usually preferred for these issues as there is no guarantee that surgery will make everything rosy. I'd wait to see what yo ... Read More
A 29-year-old male asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
24 years experience in Psychiatry
Evaluation by a: general surgeon or a colorectal surgeon will provide you with the answer. Take care.
A 29-year-old male asked:
Dr. Martin Raff
55 years experience in Infectious Disease
Colorectal surgeon: You may want to go back to the gastroenterologist, or check with a colorectal surgeon to be reassessed and have a determination made as to whether you ... Read More
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A 29-year-old male asked:
Dr. Mark Pack
Dr. Mark Pack answered
30 years experience in General Surgery
See a surgeon: If you have both hemorrhoids and fissures, these can be treated simultaneously at the time of surgery.
A 29-year-old male asked:
Dr. Shahid Rafique
43 years experience in Internal Medicine
Treat fissure: Fissure needs to be treated too. Banding will not resolve that. See a contextual surgeon.
A 29-year-old male asked:
Dr. Melanie Mintzer
40 years experience in Family Medicine
Bowel movements: 2 hours is too long to complete defecation. I would see a gastroenterologist who can perform a number of tests to evaluate the motility abnormality. ... Read More
A 51-year-old member asked:
Dr. James Ferguson
45 years experience in Pediatrics
Have it evaluated: I suppose if you were a contortionist and had a mirror you might figure this out by looking. However, spotting a fissure would not rule out having a h ... Read More
A 35-year-old member asked:
Dr. Danny Proffitt
42 years experience in Family Medicine
Many: Warm sitz baths help. Witch hazel soaked cotton balls plastered to the anal area helps. Otc meds like preparation h helps. Keeping the bowel soft h ... Read More
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A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Paul Harper
51 years experience in General Surgery
No: They hve nothing to do with this issue.

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