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Cures For Swollen Anus
Left groin lymphnodes very painful tender and swollen? For 2 days. Skins not red. No wounds, no shaving, no stds. What causes lymph pain in groin?
? legs ?: These nodes will often swell after bug bites or other issues as distant as your toes on the leg of the involved nodes. They can swell to near tissue issues like the close skin or genitals, but these nodes are screening centers for other areas. A small scratch by a kitten or other agent, could trigger a response. ...Read more
Chronic tonsillitis for past months. Cure for swelling reduction is prescription. Constant sore throat, enlarged tonsils. Why don't they remove tonsil?
Skin colored painless pea sized bump on vagina, no itching or burn been there for years. Same sex partner for 22 years. What could it be?
Took cephalexin for infection. Now have itchy, flaky skin on my scalp, in my ears, & pelvic area. Allergy meds/creams don't work. Still have inital infection.?
Allergy vs fungus: This could be an allergic reaction although it should be everywhere on your body, not just scalp, ears and groin. It could very well be that the Cephalexin has suppressed your immune systems synergistic bacteria that keeps typical candidal fungus species at bay and this is the side effect. Happens a lot with women treated for urinary tract infxns then getting yeast infxn due to the antibiotic. ...Read more
Itchiness around rectum, for almost 2 years, results are negative for parasites, the itch goes away under betamethasone treatment, but returns.
What can cause swelling below the areola (besides inflammatory breast cancer)? No redness, pain, etc. Swollen nodes, but have been battling an infection.
Fibrocystic changes: Swelling below the areoal is ususally from benign causes. Inflammatory breast carcinoma is a lesion of the subcutaneous lymphatics of breast infiltrated with Ca. The breast becomes swollen and erytenatous with the edges of the lesion elevated. A 3D mammo or MRI of breast can resolve the issue. Bx is necessary to RO inflammatory Ca which can be lethal. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
For the past 8 months i've suffere with a severe itchy, smelly, oozing, sore scalp. I have very painful lumps behind ears & in my neck. No relief!
Many gnat bites on scalp 6 days ago. Itch & draining. Painful swollen nodes back of scalp and neck, esp neck. How to treat? No fever or cellulitis.
? could be infection: Drainage implies infection of your scalp/skin. If it is yellowish discharge then it certainly is infection which will require antibiotics by mouth. Go see your doctor . Itching can be relieved with Benadryl (diphenhydramine) capsules(may make you sleepy). If it is more than a small area(less than one inch) which is draining, you need to see a doctor to help you treat it better. ...Read more
I have had severe itching in my groin (under scrotum to anus) for 15 years. Inside ears also itch off/on. Eczema cream helps but doesn't cure. Help!
See a dermatologist: You may have a type of neuropathy. An exam by a skin expert is essential. If "eczema cream" helps, be sure to review with the dermatologist. Sometimes we need to concede that no cure exists, then settle for the best control. You will need to be specific about all creams or other treatments ...Read more
STINGING ITCHING rash covering entire neck and private area. It's been here for several weeks. Meds for infection did nothing. nothing helps.whattodo?
Dermatologist: Itchy rash persisting in the neck and genital areas suggests an allergic reaction to something coming into contact with these regions- possibly clothing, cosmetics, jewelry,etc. Yeast or fungus infections can occur in the groin. A dermatologist is best qualified to evaluate and treat you. In the meantime try a cortisone type cream or ointment to see if it helps. ...Read more
Swollen gums: Red and swollen gums are usually caused by bacteria around or under the gums secreting acid causing an infection called gingivitis. Bone loss that occurs is periodontal disease. Both need to be treated by a dentist by physically removing the bacteria with a cleaning, scaling & root planing, or periodontal surgery. Get an exam and xrays to see the difference of what you have. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
What is the treatment for painful swollen vestibule and it's evenly covering my urethral opening. I have a current vaginal yeast infection.
See remark: You already made the diagnosis.. Yeast infection cause the symptoms you are complaining of.If you have no doctor, soak your vagina with solution of baking powder1/2 teaspoon in 1/2 cup of waem water for 3-4 days Additionally you can pick up from a local pharmacy a generic vaginal anti-fungal cream to use as per its instruction Good luck & maa salama ...Read more
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