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My Anus Aches
Hi, im 17 and i believe i am quite healthy. Sometimes, after urininating, my testicles or somewhere between my testicles and my anus is aching. This ?
See below : The area between the testicles/scrotum is called the perineum and discomfort in this region in a male is commonly related to a non-bacterial, non-specific prostatitis: an inflammation or irritation of the prostate gland. Infection-related prostatitis also occurs, but less common. If persists or is associated with other urinary symptoms (poor stream, urgency, discharge, etc) recommend see urologist ...Read more
I get recurrent stomach aches which I can always alleviate by burping (and releasing gas from my anus) and the ache always goes away. Problem?
Stomach aches: You need to find out the cause. Your doc will help you determine that. You MAY have a food sensitivity or allergy. Consider lab testing for that through your doc or www.greatplainslaboratory.com Wheat and dairy are the top culprits if this is the case. Peace and good health. Probiotics may help. Doctor Ohira is a good brand. ...Read more
Lately I've been having brown vaginal discharge as well as blood spotting from my anus, and stomach aches and back pain.
I know its gross but plshelp?
Rectal bleeding: Rectal bleeding needs to be evaluated. Usually it is benign but it is not common in an 18 year old. A doctor needs to do an examination to make sure all is normal. Schedule a visit. Your Obgyn is a good place to start. They can address you pelvic pain and vaginal discharge as well ...Read more
Proctalgia fugax: In the absence of trauma or disease proctalgia fugax is a condition where some of the pelvic floor muscles contract by themselves. ...Read more
Yes but make sure: Yoru doc examines it at your next visit , as you may have large internal or external hemm that need treatment and if the head is getting down low in your vaginal this will put pressure on the anus, and i strongly rec u do not go past your due date, a recent large study says the ideal time to deliver for the baby is 39-40 weeks, too many bad things can happen to you or the baby once u go past 40 wk. ...Read more
Sitz bath: Sitz bathes can be helpful. Sit in a bathtub with warm water. There needs to be enough water to submerge the anal area. Soak for about 15 minutes – several times a day. An alternative is placing ¼ cup of witch hazel & warm water in a basin. Soak for at least 15 minutes, at least twice a day. ...Read more
Depends on the size,: Duration, appearance and the source. You need to rule out an abscess which at times may require drainage or antibiotics. Please see your primary doc for further workup. For the time being soak your bottom in warm bah tub. Put a dressing n it so it doesn't rub against clothes and avoid putting pressure on it when you sit down. ...Read more
I have a sore or something around the outside of my anus what is it and why is it so painful and how can I help it heal?
Hemorrhoid Possibly: You may have a hemorrhoid if it is right on or coming out of anus itself --try otc hemorroidal creams and also not sitting for long periods of times also epsom salt baths at night and using tuck's pads for toilet wiping can hep as well if not getting better have doctor check. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer