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Sitz bath: From Wikipedia, A sitz bath or hip bath is a bath in which a person sits in water up to the hips. It is used to relieve discomfort and pain in the lower part of the body, for example, due to hemorrhoids (piles), anal fissures, rectal surgery, an episiotomy... A sitz bath may be created simply by filling a bathtub with some water and sitting in it for a few minutes. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
Grooves or clefts in various anatomical structures such as the brain (transverse fissure between cerebrum & cerebellum), the skull (sphenoidal fissure), the liver (for the ligamentum teres), the lung (oblique fissure), the spinal cord (ventral median fissure), or other structures such as the palpebral fissure between upper & lower eyelids. Can also be a tear in a structure ...Read more
Lots of bright red blood when wiping. Noticed small tear near anus. Fissure? I would assume the bleeding was not internal. Bleeding now stopped.
Allergic to many meds. Crohns & only vaseline left to put in anus-fissure,soreness for years. Now vaseline burns me bad(allergy? What can I use inste
3 mths post sphincterotomy. Fissures have healed but seem to acquire superficial abrasions/ulcer like on outer most of anus sometimes. Fissures?
Possible: You will need ansocopy and a repeat rectal exam with visualization. I would also suggest you ask your physician about topical rectal medication. ...Read more
Anal fissures: Anal fissures are due to abrupt stretching of anus either from foreign objects, or more commonly, constipation, in which case, stool softeners are key. That along w/plenty of fiber, fluids & physical activity are key to minimizing constipation. Once that's solved, no more anal fissures. Check out http://www.Mayoclinic.Com/health/anal-fissure/ds00762 for more info & options if necessary. ...Read more
Orange-white mucus on anus? Related to fissure? Currently got anal fissure/psoriasis if that's any help.
My anus to my taint smell like a rotting wound. I've had anal fissures for a while and i recently had an anal cyst. Are these related & fixable?
Fissures/hemmoroidal tissue has cause my anus to look really bad, and I im worried I'll never be able to have receptive anal sex again.What can I do?
Diagnosed with anal fissures, used prescribed creme twice daily but after 10 days i got a small white color bump around my anus, it's sometimes itchy
White thick like mucus from anus, I have fissure, the amount has increased lately - are these linked or is it something like cancer , do I see a doc?
Can the use of rectogesic ointment cause perianal abcess? After 4 weeks of usage a small lump has appeared the opening of my anus - far from fissure.
I've had hemorrhoids for 20 years and am 37, never been treated. Now my anus is tight and I'm getting fissures and it's getting worse. Is there hope?
When is lump on anus diagnosed hemorrhoids , fissure or cancer?
No pain or bleeding
I'm very afraid of cancer
I didn't do any sex activities ever
Do not worry now...: Glad you have no sign or symptoms around anal region now, but your life is unfolding on the course of accumulating, growing, and continuing your share of life, and you have to adopt and adapt to a constantly changing & adjusting dynamic process of struggle to cope with reality, certainty, & uncertainty of daily living from inception to eternity. More? Cintact www.Healthtap.com/dr-Lin with RQPWJC.. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
When i empty my bowels, i strain. I've always done it and it caused my anal fissures, itching, and pain. How do I stop straining so my anus can heal?
Stool softeners: The straining irritates the anal tissue - the stool is probably a bit too firm. So you need to take something to make it a bit softer. If one of these work - then a little daily is better than intermittent use. And yes, daily use is ok. Mom, glycolax, stool softeners, and even prunes are ok. Dulcolax and senna herbal agents are not - they cause the colon to become addicted to their regular use. ...Read more
Can anal fissures cause dryness & itchiness in anus & pain just inside anus? Does desitin (zinc oxide diaper cream) help with the discomfort?
Anal pain fissures. : These can cause both anal pain as well as itching especially if beginning to heal. Keeping your stool soft and maintaining a healthy diet will help promote resolution as well. Desitin (zinc oxide diaper cream) is for External application. I would consider using some organic unrefined coconut oil applied to the affected area. Hemorrhoids or a possibility causing the same symptoms as well. Go to doctor if symptoms persists. ...Read moreSee 3 more doctor answers
What to do about anal fissures that open even with soft poop. is there something wrong with the muscles or the lining of the anus? nitroglyc not work
Herpes or anal fissures? 2 tears on anus. No other sores and no anal sex. Terrified I contracted an std after a one night stand 8 mths ago. Scared!
Herpes unlikely: Herpes can mimic anal fissure or "tear", but usually it does not. If you had acquired herpes during the exposure 8 months ago, you probably would have had typical blisters, sores, etc at the site(s) of exposure, i.e. vaginal opening or labia. But the only way to know for sure is to see a doctor. Do it ASAP, before the fissures start to heal, for accurate HSV testing if s/he recommends it. ...Read more