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Fissure Surgery Procedure
Negative for Chrohn's. Had surgery for fissures but acquiring new ones. What other diseases could cause this?
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
I've had fissures for 7~ years and they come and go...Is there anyway other than surgery so they permanently go?
Anal fissure: An exam under anesthesia, is the first part of the rectal operation. While you are comfortable and under general anesthesia your surgeon will examine the rectum, and make best judgment for actual procedure. In many cases there will be a finding on the exam that impacts your surgeons options to benefit your health. Be well. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Is it safe to have 1-2 alcoholic drinks while using nifidepine ointment to treat fissures? Taking medicine temporarily until I have surgery.
I know of no: Contraindication! no more then 2/d.Get a more detailed answer ›
Anal fissure: Usually that is the next optionGet a more detailed answer ›
Is it safe to vaginally deliver after having a previous episiotomy and then a sphincterotomy surgery which was due to fissures?
Ask your ob-gyn doc: The things in life tends to continually pile up attesting: Life is a one-way street of accumulation, modification, and continuation. Your surgical history in genito-anal region as reported may increase the odd to have childbirth-related vaginal injury, but not an absolute contraindication for vaginal delivery. To decide if reasonably to proceed with vaginal delivery, it is logical to ask your doc. ...Read more
Can anal fissures vaginal fissures be related to the same cause? Can spasm from sphincter cause a vaginal fissure? Unsure of sphincterectomy surgery.
Vaginal fissure : Are not related to anal fissure. Anal caused by the sphincter too right and tearing when you have bm. Sphincterotomy can be effective, but would reccomend stool softness and topical nitrate creams first, followed by Botox injections if that doesn't work. Sphincterotomy is last measure because of risk of incontinence. Vaginal tears are caused by trauma, especially if there is little lubricants. ...Read more
I have hemorrhoids anal fissures gastroenterologist gave me ointment symptoms keep returning do i get surgery? i have soft stool have appt wednesday
Wait for appointment: Conservative treatment is usually preferred for these issues as there is no guarantee that surgery will make everything rosy. I'd wait to see what your GI doctor says on Weds. ...Read more
I have hemorrhoids anal fissures that have lasted since Feb pain started after taking zyprexa (olanzapine) doc can't do banding because of pain do i need surgery?
Can pruritis ani contribute to getting anal fissures? Had surgery, eat a high fiber diet, take softeners and still get reoccurring fissures. What now?
I did hemorroids and fissure surgery one month back, ifeel better day by day but i still feel little pain i didn't sit yet&ihave to go to work is it ok?
Ask your surgeon: 4 wks usually enough to go back to regular work, go for a follow up visit, you surgeon will advices you .Yes , going back to work depends on how good you feel, if are unable to sit is enough reason to take additional wk ...Read more
Chronic anal fissure: Recurrent or chronic anal fissure should rather be assessed by a specialist surgeon or colorectal surgeon. interventions include dilatations, Botox injections or internal sphincterotomy to reduce anal spasm to allow healing and prevent recurrences ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
Medical therapy firs: I typically treat anal fissures with a topical muscle relaxant and pain ointment first. In my experience at least 80% improve without the need for surgery. ...Read more