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Inflammation Of The Perineum
Statement v question: I am assuming you have back pain. Is this new or chronic? Did you injure yourself or did this start on its own? Is it constant or only with certain positions or activities? Is there any fever, chills or sweats? Is it affecting your sleep or are you losing weight or appetite? Any leg pains or neurologic symptoms? All the answers to these questions play a role in advising you. See your doctor. ...Read more
Ther perineum is the area between the anus and the scrotum in men and the vulva in women. It generally refers to the surface anatomy, from the pubic symphysis to the coccyx. Perineal tears and episiotomy can occur in this region during childbirth. The anogenital distance is a measure of the distance between the anus and the base of the penis or vagina & used in the ...Read more
Need 2 know symptoms: Keep a diary of ur symptoms (what you're feeling, when you feel it, & what precipitated it - what you were doing when the symptom started). In this forum, it's hard to say if there's active inflammation. Hepatitis has many causes, including viruses which often don't cause symptoms. In that case, blood tests are necessary to determine if liver damage is ongoing. Talk to your doctor or a hepatologis ...Read more
Prostatitis/ UTI: Males can feel pressure in the perineum with prostatitis, or prostatdynia. Also with distended seminal vesicals, either from need to ejaculate or blocked ejaculatory ducts. Women can feel pressure in the perineum from cystitis or a urethral or paraurethral diverticulum or cyst.. ...Read more
Yes: Long term diet changes to decrease inflammation include: limiting saturated fat and trans fats; increasing intake of omega-3 fatty acids (fish oil); limiting intake of carbohydrates that worsen Insulin resistance (highly refined carbs, sugars, high fructose corn syrup, high glycemic index/load carbs); eating natural antioxidants (dark leafy greens, deep red tomatoes, blueberries, carrots, grapes). ...Read more
Baby yourself: Try rubbing in some baby oil once a day. ...Read more
RA: Etiology (cause) is unknown. There may be a genetic component, but not a cause. It has been proposed (not proven) that an infection may be a triggering factor in genetically suceptible patient (no specific infection has been identified). This is clinical diagnosis (symptioms and physical findings). Labs and xrays provide prognostic information. Simply stated there is no cause for ra. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
I have skin hanging from where the perineum is and it's painful to the touch. What could this be?
Requires exam: I suggest a GYN exam.Get a more detailed answer ›
I had papsmear and the result shows : BENIGN SMEAR WITH SEVERE INFLAMMATION AND REPARATIVE CHANGES?
As the report states: The result is benign...no cervical cancer or pre-cancer. The follow-up needed for this result is slightly controversial but most doctors/providers would look for any sign of infection (inflammation often present in infection; reparative change means it is repairing itself) and treat it. Then the Pap AND HPV test would be repeated in 4-6 months. If inflammation persists, consider colposcopy. ...Read more
Hi hurt my back a few years ago, and the pain is back am guessing its inflammation what can I take?
Try a topical: There are some great topical medications out there. My favorite is super blue stuff, which is available on amazon. I use it on myself for the most severe back pain, and within 5 minutes I'm better. It has emu oil, which penetrates the skin and drives the medication into the muscle--camphor, menthol, and herbs. Try it! It's amazing! ...Read more
The warts on my perineum are small and hard. I don't know why they are there or what they could be?
Please ask your: Parents to have you medically evaluated. Don't know if you are sexually active - but should be evaluated for human papilloma virus. Take care. ...Read more
I have severe burning and pain from my perineum. What could cause this and what helps to fix the problem?
Perineal discomfort: I would start by having a gynecologist perform a rectopelvic exam with special attention to the perineal area looking for any signs of inflammation. If none is present, a type of neuralgia or neuropathy may be the cause of the discomfort. Your gynecologist can then refer you for other consultation if necessary. ...Read more
I have an inflammation in limf nodes which brings me a lot of pain. What should I do? It continues for 2 weeks!
I have a lot of aches and pains associated with exercise. Is there something I can take to reduce inflammation?
I am a male and got hit in the gentian area. After about a week I have a little inflammation. What is this cause of this?
I'm 20. Not vergin. I just noticed that My perineum is teared. No bleeding. It's like a cut. I'm really worried. What should I do?
Tear: It is likely that intercourse has resulted in a small tear in the vaginal lips. This tear can be repaired by a doctor after numbing the area and suturing it closed. An open tear is also at risk for infection. Please cleanse the area and apply antibiotic ointment. Some patients, if the tear is very small, allow it to heal that way. You should see a doctor in person to help make that decision. ...Read more
What can I do to relieve inflammation in my shoulder? I've been told to strengthen my shoulder but that causes more pain if I work out.
Inflammation is the body's attempt at self-protection; the aim being to remove harmful stimuli, including damaged cells, irritants, or pathogens - and begin the healing process. Inflammation is part of the complex biological response of vascular tissues to harmful stimuli, such as pathogens, ...Read more