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Bum Sore After Pooping
Probably: Have an anal fissure. Avoid spicy food and acidic foods such as all tomato products, drink 80-100oz of caffeine free/alcohol free fluid daily along with a high fiber diet. If it doesn't resolve within a couple of weeks, see a colon and rectal surgeon for diagnosis and treatment. ...Read more
Fissure: Sounds like you might have an anal fissure. See your doctor or ask to be referred to a surgeon for a proper exam. If it is a fissure, this can often be managed with an ointment that acts on the sphincter so it doesn't typically mean surgery, but colorectal surgeons are used to examining the area and making sure you are comfortable. ...Read more
Constipation: Eat foods high in fiber such as fruits, veggies, or cereal. Also pushing plenty of water throughout the day. Consider some coffee or tea in the mornings. For smooth muscle contractions in the intestine. Also consider otc meds such as colace, dulcolax, magcitrate or miralax (polyethylene glycol). ...Read more
Anus swollen/sticking out a little bit after pooping, goes away after minuets, no pain at all, happens every time after bowl movements.
I had a bad stomach with sore stingy poo's no long have sore poo's but not have an Ichy and stingy irrating pains around my bum hole how doi get rid?
Follow the leader: I agree with Dr. Lynne Weixel recommendations. If this does mot resolve your situation, go to your primary care doc first to be evaluated. Want to make sure you do not have internal hemorrhoids, fissures, or other inflammation in the colon. Would want to also evaluate for ulcer with your stomach pains. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
When i have diarrhea after hard poo (chronic constipated), my anus itches+stings & brownish fishy-smell water leaks minimally from anus for days.what?
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Pruritis Ani dx & tx: Pruritis ani is an annoying itching, sometimes with burning, soreness, worse at night, in 1-5% of people (4x likelier in males). Treatment depends on causes: infection (fungal, parasitic, bacterial, std), local irritants (moisture, soaps, diet, drugs), dermatitis (psoriatic, atopic, seborrheic), cancer, hemorrhoids, fissures, fistulae, rectal prolapse, fecal contamination (diarrhea, incontinence). ...Read more
Probably a fissure: Constipation sometimes tears the mucous membrane in the anus and you get a fissure that is painful when you have a BM as well as producing blood. Pay attention to your diet that is a common cause of constipation and try some mineral oil that you can get from any pharmacy. There are also over-the-counter ointments that you can apply ...Read more
Green diarrhea: You need to see your doctor, take only clear liquids so that you dont get dehydrated, and slowly increase your diet.You most probabely have viral gastroenteritis, but there is a chance depending on other factors thet it may be bacterial, but most of the times both condition resolve without any spesific antibiotics.So make sure you dont get dehydrated and you will be alright. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Anal discomfort: Likely hemorrhoids with the cramping of period irritating the rectal area( they are near each other). Follow up with urgent care /doctor.They can give you Anusol .Try sitz baths, when sitting get up every 45 minutes as sitting increases pressure and promotes hemorrhoids as well ...Read more
Black specks on my brown narrow stool. Defecating 4 to 6 times a day. No pain. Slight burning sensation after poop. Bloated before poop. ColonCancer?
Change in Stool: Of course there is now way for me to answer your specific question in this setting; however, this is something that should be checked by a gastroenterologist as soon as possible since that is always a possibility. ...Read more
Boobs grew lil bigger and still sore after ended period over 2wks ago been sexually active wit bf tummy hurts feels like im cramping. Whats going on?
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Past few days Ive noticed my belly button has been smelly.. I usually clean it out after I shower w/ a qtip. Today theres red bumps & discharge. Help?
Possible : Infection. May need oral antibiotics if cleaning with soap and water does not stop the discharge and smell ...Read more
My baby cries before passing gass. Usually poop 5-6x a day, now hasnt poop since 2 days ago after i gave him massage in the stomach. Wrong massage??
Bloody toilet paper after pooping plus foggy water burning when pooping. Doctor looked and said not exterior hemroids. Been going on for a month?
Internal hemorrhoids: Could b internal hemorrhoid. Did he stick his gloved finger into your anus and feel around in there? What sort of exam did he do? Just an external inspection? That is far from a complete exam! ...Read more
Why am i in unbearable pain after i poop. I had a hemmrhoidectomy 6 days ago. After i poop feels like butthole is ripped open, pain pills don't help?
Ouch, ouch, ouch!: Open hemorrhoidectomy is a painful operation if this is what you had. Incisional pain is usually escalating over the first week particularly once you start having movement and will be better after 2 weeks. The use of warm tub baths after a bm and local anesthetic ointment like 5% Lidocaine applied liberally and often can help. I also rec stool softeners, fiber, local smooth muscle relaxants etc. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer