Doctor insights on:
Hanging Skin Near Anus
Pain and itching in the anus after anal sex and also I see some skin hanging out from the anus? Is that the cause of problem? Why is it hanging out?
There is something that is hanging off my anus and now it's swollen and tender. I believe I had a skin tag to begin with, but it is concerning me now?
May not be possible: The problem of redundant or hanging skin after weight loss is more likely with large amounts of weight loss. The younger you are the more likely you are to have your skin "tighten up" after weight loss. Options for dealing with sagging skin are surgery & non-surgical tightening procedures which work through heating the deep layers of the skin (many without downtime or discomfort.). ...Read more
Depends: The answer depends mostly on how much excess weight do you have and the time-frame for the weight loss. If your weight loss is extreme and fast, it is highly likely that you will have hanging skin. A plastic surgeon can help out with these sort of issues. ...Read more
It depends: If you stay in shape, your skin may never get stretchy and "hang." exercise regularly, stay at a proper weight, and you will age more gracefully. ...Read more
Depends: Skin can reconstruct it self from weight loss (consider a pregnant women whose large belly can revert to normal after delivery). But this is also age related and the older you are, the less reconstitution is possible and it also depends on the total weight. ...Read more
Losing weight about 2 lbs, a week, with exercise is ideal. But, if you have lost a lot of weight and are older, you may still have some loose skin. So, there is no guarantee to tighten up a lot of skin. Do your best to lose the weight and exercise to become healthy, loose
skin is much better than being unhealthy. Also, depending on your
circumstances, health ins. Might help in tightening skin. ...Read more
If I had a blister but it's gone now, and the skin is half hanging off, is it okay to remove the hanging skin? It's been weeks.
Probably safe: You have probably grown a new skin already by this time. Carefully cut off the hanging skin (don't pull) and you should do fine. ...Read more
I have a hanging skin that I can pull from the inside of my vagina, I'm not to sure what it is. It doesn't hurt. What could it be?
Needs exam: You may simply have found a piece of your hymenal ring. It also could be something else like a genital wart. Don't pull on it. Let a doctor examine you. ...Read more
I have lost around 81lbs of extra body weight in the course of 7 months. But now I have loose hanging skin and stretch marks. How do I get rid of them?
Plastic Surgery: Despite the fact you have done a great job with losing the excess weight, you will continue to have this problem unless you pursue plastic surgery to remove the excess skin. Once this is done, I recommend a non-ablative laser procedure such as fraxel re:store to go over the surgical scars from the plastic surgery and the stretch marks in a series of at least 4 treatments. ...Read more
I have lost over 150 lbs. I am now left with excessive hanging skin. Is there a plastic surgeon who could remove it pro bono in ga?
Depends on issue: Congrats on the weight loss. That is a huge accomplishment. Now comes the time to take the extra skin off. Call around board certified plastic surgeons offices. They may not do it for free, but most have payment plans. Other options include the plastic surgery resident clinic. These are found at most university training programs. ...Read more
A person with anorexia do they have problems of their whole skin head to toe falling apart? Feeling very soft, very loose hanging skin etc or no?
Plica fimbriata Is it related to hpv? And should I be worried about the hanging skin under my tongue
No, . ..: Plica fimbriatat is the mucosal fold on the underside of the tougue on both sides to frenulum, which is a normal part of tongue anatomy although varies in size & shape, and is not related to HPV at all. Don't worry. More? Seek evaluation & counseling by following suggestions in articles listed in http://formefirst. Com/onDealSickness. Html. Furthermore? Contact me at www. Healthtap. Com/dr-Lin; I can ...Read more
Hanging skin from arms and lower abd surgery is there a viable scar from the arms and what happens to my c-section scar.?
Get evaluated.: You are describing a common problem often associated with significant weight loss. Body contouring surgery involves major procedures to remove excess skin in order to achieve a smoother contour and enhanced appearance, but the trade off is indeed scars. A board certified plastic surgeon knowledgable in body contouring techniques should be able to advise you on the best treatment plan for you. ...Read more
See Dr: If you are concerned about warts, the doctor should do a exam and take a look at the area. There are other causes of bumpy area and its best to have the doctor take a look. Good luck ...Read more
Is it normal for the piece of skin below vaginal opening and kinda near anus to be bumpy. Mine is?
Needs to be seen: Lumps, bumps, blisters and other skin abnormalities on the genitals need to be evaluated. An examination will be needed to know the cause and treatment. What you describe could be normal or could indicate a genital wart. ...Read more
I ate black beans yest and when I wipe my anus I saw what looked like to be a particle or skin of the bean is that possible?
Not that unusual: Your digestive tract enzymatically digesting food particles and unprocessed bits and pieces of the black bean could appear in your stool. ...Read more
About 2 to 3 months I have been dealing wt anal itchiness, I have like 4 or 3 open little skin in anus, that doesent heal, help?
Infection: Please see your doc so you don't get infected and have a bigger issue to deal with. He/she can help. Peace and good health. ...Read more
Hello I have a grayish area on outside of anus that goes a little ways inside as well. It look like discoloration of the skin.?
Exam: That is a difficult area to assess without a physician's help. See your MD and a GI specialist if required. All the best. ...Read more
The itch on my anus doesn't wanna go away, what can I do? The skin is pink and itchy, sometimes it calms but continue later. Help
Have stool: For ova ; parasite, ; pinworm exam. If neg., over the counter steroid cream? ...Read more
When using kenacomb ointment on the anus, Can I use it monthly for say, 1- 2 weeks at at time or will this cause thinning skin? Thanks
Not best: Yes, it can cause thin skin and allergic reactions. Better not use except occasionally. If you have anal itch [pruritus ani] it is due to fecal soiling, especially if there are hemorrhoids. After a bowel movement, whenever the area feels wet or irritated, use skin lotion such as Eucerin or Aveeno on bathroom paper or kleenex to clean the area. Using a finger behind the paper, guide it inside the ...Read more
Hi, I have noticed patch of purple skin around my anus. It has well defined edge and it doesn't itch just looks odd. What could be the cause?
Skin color anus: Is this a new change or has it been there? If it has been there it may be normal for you. If it is new, have it checked. It may reflect a change in blood flow or a birth mark. Have your doctor see it. All the best. ...Read more
I noted that my first time my anus itch, I have a little fisura, blood from cut and the skin was pink, now my cocxys iitch and I have a little cut
The skin around the coxis, outside of anus is kinda pink and irritated, one part is open because the rasg, and itch inside the anus, what can be?
Anal itching: This area breaks down a lot secondary to moisture. The key is to keep it dry and covered with either powder or a barrier cream (vaseline) until it heals and then maintain it that way thereafter. ...Read more
I have a circular small open skin on the coxis, its seems to be healing, but it itch why does that happens? The itch is in all the anus! I'm heterosex
I have small lumb like skin hinging near anus area it has occurred in last 8-10years it dose not hurt it soft skin lumb but sm time it swell & etches?
Don't worry: It is likely a skin tag or small hemorrhoid. This is normal and shouldn't need surgical treatment. Try tronolane cream for the itch. ...Read more
I have a piece of rice size skin its the color of my skin, and it is located by my anus it ripped and it is hard for me to use the restroom, it hurts?
I have small, white and irregularly-shaped growths of skin inside the opening to my anus and inside the back wall of my anus.
Old hemorrhoids: This is my first guess. Need pictures. ...Read more
See your doctor: I would recommend seeing your primary care physician. Wishing you the very best! ...Read more
Dead skin: Wash and scrub with soap and water. ...Read more
Anus: Sounds like you may have a skin tag or hemorrhoid. If no problem discuss it with your doctor at your next visit. ...Read more