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Cures For Swollen Anus
Tenesmus: Definition of "tenesmus" = ineffectual and painful straining at stool. If this sounds familiar, please stop and seek medical help or risk hemorrhoids, fissures, prolapse, etc. Rectal dysfunctional, and for that matter constipation in general, can reflect a variety of problems that should be systemically evaluated and treated. ...Read more
Swollen anus after bm? After my bm my anus protrudes and is slightly painful. It feels like an inch or 2 of my anus has turned inside out.
Hemorrhoid: Youve developed an external hemorrhoid. Talk to your doctor about treatment and prevention. ...Read more
My anus has what looks like swollen tissue over it, and it's been like that for many years now. It doesn't hurt, but it's unsightly. What is it?
Skin tag: Probably is a skin tag, if you are concerned you can get evaluated to be reassured. ...Read more
Anal issues: There a significant number of benign disease of the anus that can cause symptoms. Some of the more common include hemorrhoids, fissures, fistulas and abscesses. Your appear to be describing a inflamed prolapsed internal hemorrhoid. I would suggest you see you primary doctor for an exam and treatment. ...Read more
Check with MD: Most likely Hemorrhoid!See your MD to make sure and rule out any other cause ...Read more
See below: It's common for redness to occur in the anus as it stretches to accomodate stool. ...Read more
I'm 27 years old. Am i too young to have hemorroids? I hurt my anus while wiping and its a bit swollen around the cut.
Maybe not hemorrhoid: Hemorrhoids versus something else? Pain +/- pruritis (itching) from the rectum that recurs may also indicate anal fissures, proctitis (due to infection, inflammatory bowel disease, radiation therapy, stercoral ulcers, rectal prolapse, trauma, etc.), prctalgia fugax. Depending on your age, risk factors, current medication (aspirin, nsaid's), circumstances, you will want to get evaluated. ...Read more
I've used dettol on my anus. Now it's swollen I think and also it feels sticky there. What should I do now to feel better there?
GetItCheckedByDOCTOR: You need to get your Swollen Anus checked by a Doctor.Why did you put Detol on your Anus. ...Read more
I have a swollen line that is above my anus/ goes into my rectum, i've popped it 2x, 2nd time brownish white fluid came out, what is it?
Warm baths: Hemorrhoids are the most common 'disease' of humans the veins of our anus swell. Warm baths with epson salts help reduce swelling. A mild cream like anusol sooths the area. If swelling and bleeding persists, do see a doctor. If needed, in office procedures like 'banding' or 'infrared coagulating' can be used. Surgery is a last resort, but other procedures do help. Peter wilk, md. ...Read more