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Hemorrhoid Upper Butt Crack
Fissure or fungus: Fissures and fungus infections are quite common. Perhaps a medication most likely to treat either one would be Lotrisone (clotrimazole and betamethasone) cream (a combination of a steroid with an antifungal medication). Apply the cream sparingly twice daily; the lesion should clear within one week or less. If the problem persists, show it to a physician. ...Read more
Weird rash on butt crack. Hemorrhoid/fissure after anal sex 2 weeks ago. Dr gave meds for fissure, said rash would clear up. Red sore spots only worse?
See doctor, again: Maybe you need to go back and get checked, again. ...Read more
Hydrocortisone: Yes, but limited use--1-3 days only in body fold area. Cracked hands are better treated with heavy moisture and use cortisone only for itch. Hemorrhoids can improved with cortisone, but in occluded areas--anus--cortisones could induce atrophy if used too long. Best limit it to occasional use and for 1-3 days at a time. ...Read more
Wash-Rinse-Repeat: With Schultz's New Improved Triple-Headed Hydroculating Butt Cleaner With a Free Bonus, as seen on T.V. But after you've spent 49.95 for it (free shipping) what you get is the Butt Cleaner but you also get as a bonus a washcloth and a bar of soap with full instructions, which aren't complicated. Soap-up the washcloth and gently wipe front to back with a little work there in the middle, then rinse ...Read more
Boil (abscess): I think you are asking if there is a benefit to catching it early, meaning before it gets big? If you have something that feels sore like a pimple, use warm compresses or baths several times a day and antibiotic ointment. If it continues to grow and get more painful you will need to see a doctor. ...Read more
Intertrigo: The best medication to treat your condition is Vytone Cream. The medication contains hyrocortisone and iodoquinol. The skin condition is called intertrigo and is cause by moisture from sweating. ...Read more
Hole: Best to have it looked at first. ...Read more
Please answer this: how can a 50 year old get herpes @ the top of butt crack and not be sexual active?
Past exposure: Herpes is tricky -it can live in the nerves for years, and only come out at times of stress. Not sure if you ever had a past outbreak? Herpes will come out in the same spot where it came out in the past. (Since it lives in the nerve roots -and just travels up to the surface when it feels like it). When the body is weak - moving house, lost job, other illness etc, herpes will surface. See ID doc. ...Read more
I have a small brown bump on one side of my butt towards the the butt crack and I am wondering what it is?
No answer: No one on health tap can tell you what it is by your description. There are just too many possibilities. It can range for nothing to significance to an sifnificant and serious tumor. If you are concerned, please see your pcp. ...Read more
I have a small lump near my butt crack. What's wrong with me? Can it be cured? It hurts a little when pressed
Possiblies: The closer this is to your butt hole the more likely it could be a peri-rectal abscess forming off the rectum. As you move away from that center, inflamed glands at the base of hairs may be the source. An exam could sort out the possibilities. ...Read more
My dtr is 9 months old and she has red pimmple like things in her butt crack and spreads out a little. What could this be.?
Likely folliculitis: Probably needs a short course of antibiotics. Have her checked. ...Read more
I have a lump on tip of butt crack get it frequently and can't sit down rite or lay down rite hurts to get up and also hurts to bend over?
Warning; TMI; I have. Abscess/boil in my butt crack. Hurts to sit down. Had them before and they go away but is there something else I can do?
I have just noticed a thin redish line that runs in my upper butt crack. It's about an inch long and open in some areas. Mild bleeding but stopped.
I have had a strange annoying feeling in my tailbone for several weeks. It kinda itches. It is at the top of the butt crack and at the tailbone.?
The top of my butt crack itches. Been happening for about 3 months but doesn't bother me 24/7 just every once in a while. What could be causing that?
I have a place @ the top of my butt crack that itches very bad it stays about 2 weeks and then goes away and then comes back in same spot about a month or 2 later. Do u know what this can be?
Painful crack: What caused the crack? Without knowing what's going on, it's difficult to suggest relief measures. ...Read more
If it's a dimple at the top of the crease, and you can see the bottom of it, nothing. If it's surrounded by hair or a birthmark, bleeding/discharge or it seems really deep, he should be evaluated.
ww. Mayoclinic. Org/diseases-conditions/sacral-dimple/basics/definition/con-20025266 ...Read more
If there is no sympt: -consider it normal for you.Get a more detailed answer ›