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Home Remedies For Severe Rectal Pain
I have severe rectal pain during periods while bowel movement and passing gas. Can u suggest remedy for this situation?
Depend: Depends on the etiology (cause) of your pain...Having severe rectal pain is not normal, the most common cause is an anal fissure. Usually if you can keep your bowel movements soft, (high fiber and plenty of fluids) and take a hot bath after bm these measures usually heal the fissure. If persist see a colon and rectal surgeon. ...Read more
Prob. Anal fissure: Pain during and after defecation is the landmark of anal fissure while bleeding is usually none or minimal. ...Read more
Anal Fissure common:
From this limited detail, I suspect anal fissure.
This is the most common cause for this combination of problems, however it is worthwhile to see your colorectal surgeon to make sure it isn't something worse.
Start a high fiber and water diet. Use warm water baths.
Surgery is curative if conservative measures fail. ...Read more
4yo female co severe rectal pain. Says not constip nor recent large bm. Says didn't injure. Also temp of 101.5. No recent exposures I know of.?
I have had severe rectal pain for last month or so. Its gotten worse, is making me dizzy and nauseous.
Get examined: For an accurate diagnosis. We don't want to miss a serious illness. Take care! ...Read more
Diversion colitis: can it cause severe rectal pain and pain with sitting due to inflammation of area and nerves?
Have had severe rectal pain for 8+ mos., feels like sharp gravel on L side--started the day after a routine colonoscopy!! ... Was I injured during C?
It's possible.: If your symptoms have gone on for 8 months, you really need to get back to the doctor who did the colonoscopy and be reevaluated for the cause of pain. It simply isn't possible to give any significant information on a forum without further workup and examination. Best wishes. ...Read more
Proctalgia Fugax: Pain associated with that area that can involve the perineum in a male that has no real association with swelling or bowel movement may be proctalgia or levator syndrome which is spasm of the pelvic floor. It can take a variety of appearances and the essence of diagnosis is one of exclusion. A simple exam can rule out infection or other primary rectal findings. ...Read more
I am having severe rectal pain just before passing flatus. What could this be? I am not feeling gas pain, it feels more visceral.
Fissure? PF?: This might be worth having seen. A fissue and proctalgia fugax are both considerations. ...Read more
What could cause severe rectal pain, pressure and a burning sensation in and outside of rectum and leg?
Anal fissure?: There are several things that can cause severe rectal pain and pressure, the most common being an anal fissure. A burning sensation would be typical, though pain extending down the leg would not. Examination by a colorectal surgeon or gastroenterologist would be appropriate. ...Read more
What could cause severe rectal pain, pressure and a burning sensation in and outside of rectum and leg as well as my left buttox?
I wake up w/ severe rectal pain & feeling as if im giving birth through my rectum. Lol. Only relieved by laxatives. Could adult Hirschsprungs be why?
Sudden pain like this is usually related to a hemorrhoid or an anal fissure or possibly spasm.
If you have given birth before there may be some distorted anatomy that can predispose to pain. ...Read more
Defecation syncope,: Is what you are describing. Significant vagal nerve stimulus from painful defecation or heavy bearing down. This is due to the Insulin resistance syndrome, get checked for this and follow a low-glycemic index diet and get frequent, aerobic exercise. But why so much pain with defecation? You need to see a gastroenterologist to figure this part of it out. ...Read more
42 yo fem. Severe rectal. Pain lasting 2 min, incresed freq. Bowel mvmnt fine, no hemorrhoid. Deep ache, intense. See a doc???
I am having SEVERE rectal pain. I have a perineum mass and swollen abdominal lymph nodes. The pain is worsening. No insurance to get colonoscopy. HELP!
Fissure: Severe anal pain caused by a bm which persists after is usually a fissure. ...Read more
Is bleeding bright red for 3 Days after cyst burst normal? Severe rectal Pain only for few mins, no menstrual cramping, happened a week before period.
Confusing: Where was the cyst? Severe rectal pain could be large hemorrhoid. My suggestion is to consult with your family physician ASAP ...Read more
Hi! I'm having severe rectal pain when I sneeze. My stool has been smaller than normal and I had an episode of fecal incontinence today as well. Help.
I am scheduled for a leep due to severe cervical dysplasia. I have HPV. Now I am having severe rectal pain only when I shower. Is gyn dr to check it?
Examination: Make sure that when you are seeing you gynecologist to tell the doc about your above symptom. They would be able to check the anal area and if there is any lesion they can also do a biopsy of the lesion. Hpv is a risk factor for cervical cancer as well as anal cancer. If there is no obvious finding on the anal area, you should see a gastroenterologist for a colonoscopy. Discuss with your md. ...Read more
I have digestive problem with excessive flatulence with whatever I eat, these symptoms get worse with menstruation plus severe rectal pain in menses?
Ft dr said L leg/ft pain is dorsal nerve. Nerve root sleeve cyst s1 or 2. Gabapentin no help. Also severe rectal pain when asleep and pelvic pain.
Leg/foot pain: If the meds are helping and you're having a hard time sleeping at night, you might consider talking to your PCP about referring you to a neurosurgeon for evaluation. ...Read more
Woke to severe rectal pain. Didn't feel constipated but used glycerin suppository in case. Next day had a bowel movement w/ some grayish poop at end?
If persists> see Dr: There are a number of conditions that can cause rectal pain. If the pain occurred only once and you don't have pain on defecating it's possible the pain may be due to Proctalgia fugax. This can be due to spasm of the anal muscles, nerve compression or other causes. If you continue to have symptoms see a colorectal surgeon or GI specialist for a precise diagnosis.> http://bit. Ly/1VI0NUc ...Read more
Hmmm: Hemorrhoid or rectal cancer? You need to be seen. Most likely it is an anal fissure or a hemorrhoid, but you need an evaluation. ...Read more
Dr. I feel pain in penis head, sometime its severe and also a burning sensation + pain in anus. Why this pain is and what's the treatment?
See a urologist: May have prostate infection.Get a more detailed answer ›
5 mnths post colostomy. Kept rectum, sudden rectal pain, severe sitting pain along with bladder/pelvic pain ball of mucus in rectum too. Causes?
See your surgeon: For evaluation of rectal stump, possible residual infection in the pelvis, . ...Read more
16d post-lar, blood streak and mucous coating thin stool, occasional episodes of severe pelvic/rectal pain, no fever. What happened? Ok wait till mon?
Team Effort: Usually, the surgeon and GI dr. Work together to evaluate and resolve any post-operative symptoms....Call your drs. For advice. ...Read more
Hello. I would like to ask about the causes and treatment for per rectal bleeding in a 23 years old male. It has been 6 months, on and off, bright red, slight pain in anus, symptom relieved by increased fluid intake and fibre, no loss of weight or appetit
Hemorrhoids: Nice description of hemorrhoid bleeding. Keep a good balance of fiber (5-6 servings of fruit / vege a day) and hydration (enough liquid to have clear urine 4-5 times a day - not what you get with beer or coffee) and he should have durable relief. Otc hemorrhoid rx may help. If not, or if the bleeding or pain worsens he may have a higher grade of hemorrhoid or fissure and shoul see a doc. ...Read more
I have severe abdomen pain/bloating along with rectal pain and pressure. Had CT that showed mild messentary stranding. Pain is worsening. Any ideas?
Nonspecific: Mesenteric stranding can be seen as a result of spread of infection from adjacent bowel (diverticulitis/inflammatory bowel disease/appendicitis), fibrosis (scarring) from previous infection/inflammation, spread of bowel tumor into the mesentery, an unexplained process called sclerosing mesenteritis, and other causes. Consider seeing a GI doctor. ...Read more
Major rectal pain every bowel. Doc says no hemmohroids. Blood in stool. Waiting 4 weeks for colonoscopy. Severe pain and itching all day long?
You may have:
A bothersome entity called "Fissure in an" which is a cracklike defect in you anal wall. This is VERY PAINFUL and can often not be diagnosed with simple RECTAL exam. Protoscopic exam is needed!
In the meantime try hot SITZ baths!!
Hope this helps and Good Luck!
Dr Z ...Read more