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A 48-year-old member asked:

I might have an anal fissure caused by colonoscopy i had two days ago. is this common?

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Dr. Amir Bastawrous
Colon and Rectal Surgery 34 years experience
Can happen: This is not common, but can happen. Make sure your keep a high fiber diet. Warm tub baths will help. Most of the time these resolve quickly.
Last updated Jun 8, 2013


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