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Negative for Chrohn's. Had surgery for fissures but acquiring new ones. What other diseases could cause this?

Negative for Chrohn's. Had surgery for fissures but acquiring new ones. What other diseases could cause this?

Multiple issues: proctitis, cryptitis,, hemorroiditis, anal infections. rectal manipulation/penetration. I suggest anoscopy and colonoscopy. Sitz baths ( 2 lbs Epsom salts in 6 inches warm water ) baths 4x/day and cortisone anal creams.Certainly a GI evalaution and exam. ...Read more

Fissure (Definition)

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


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What surgery is best for fissures and hemorrhoids treatment?

What surgery is best for fissures and hemorrhoids treatment?

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 more

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Do minor anal fissures require surgery or medical attention?

Do minor anal fissures require surgery or medical attention?

Medical tx may help: Many anal fissures can be treated with conservative therapy - drink plenty of water, eat a high fiber diet, take a fiber supplement, use topical agents like witch-hazel, anusol.... Surgery is reserved for failed medical therapy. ...Read more

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Is it safe to vaginally deliver after having a previous episiotomy and then a sphincterotomy surgery which was due to fissures?

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

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Can anal fissures vaginal fissures be related to the same cause? Can spasm from sphincter cause a vaginal fissure? Unsure of sphincterectomy surgery.

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

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I have hemorrhoids anal fissures gastroenterologist gave me ointment symptoms keep returning do i get surgery? i have soft stool have appt wednesday

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

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What to do if i want to avoid surgery for fissure, any way out?

What to do if i want to avoid surgery for fissure, any way out?

SURE: See a local colorectal surgeon - there are many in your area. There are topical treatments for anal fissure which can allow healing without surgery, so discuss your non surgical options with such a specialist. Such treatments don't always work, but frequently do. Good luck. ...Read more

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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?

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

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Please tell me if anal fissure surgery is painful?

Please tell me if anal fissure surgery is painful?

Typically: Anal surgery can be very uncomfortable. Post-op medications helpful. ...Read more

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Recurring anal fissure. When is it time to consider surgery?

Recurring anal fissure. When is it time to consider surgery?

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 more

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Is the surgery the only solution for anal fissure..?? Please advise me..

Is the surgery the only solution for anal fissure..??
Please advise me..

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

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Hello dr my husband had anal fissure surgery for 2 days and he complains from svere pain in the area. Is he need intra anal medication?

Hello dr my husband had anal fissure surgery for 2 days and he complains from svere pain in the area. Is he need intra anal medication?

Might help: Some routinely use a mild steroid cream like 1/2-1% hydrocortizone to help with the swelling and pain.It is available over the counter in the drug isle of many stores. ...Read more

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How is an anal fissure surgery done? Is it successful? Will the pain go after surgery? Will the fissure recur? Want to be pain free asap.

How is an anal fissure surgery done? Is it successful? Will the pain go after surgery? Will the fissure recur? Want to be pain free  asap.

Still Painful: The surgery is done by cutting a portion of the sphincter muscle in the anus. Unfortunately it can be a painful operation. If you have not tried nitroglycerin or botox, these may be a good option before surgery. ...Read more