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My anus hurts?

My anus hurts?

Anus: Common causes of pain include external hemorrhoids, anal fissure, rectal abscess, proctalgia. ...Read more

Anus (Definition)

The anus is the opening of the rectum, through which stool and flatus are passed. The anal canal is about an inch in length, and is ...Read more


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Why does my anus hurt when i wipe?

BM pain with wiping: Hi the first reason that comes to mind is that there is a small tear, an anal fissure, causing the pain. These small tears can be common...Especially if your bowel movements are hard or difficult. The other common problem is hemorrhoids. I would want to know if you were bleeding and how long the pain is persisting. If you are having increasing pain you need to be seen. ...Read more

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Why my anus hurts in the morning before bm?

Why my anus hurts in the morning before bm?

Lots possible: Both gastroenterologists & colorectal surgeons can help you. They will first perform a visual inspection & digital exam after taking your history as to circumstances, duration, quality, timing of symptoms & your risk factors. They may then determine topical treatment or ask to perform further evaluation of the rectal lining. Symptoms may prove functional (proctalgia fugax) & warrant different rx. ...Read more

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How come my anus hurts at random times like sitting in long meetings?

How come my anus hurts at random times like sitting in long meetings?

Get evaluated: Both gastroenterologists & colorectal surgeons can help you. They will first perform a visual inspection & digital exam after taking your history as to circumstances, duration, quality, timing of symptoms & your risk factors. They may then determine topical treatment or ask to perform further evaluation of the rectal lining. Symptoms may prove functional (proctalgia fugax) & warrant different rx. ...Read more

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I know its strange but my anus hurts every evening or afternoon. 1 week passed what should I do?

I know its strange but my anus hurts every evening or afternoon. 1 week passed what should I  do?

Before treatment...: Could you be referring to fissures, fistula, abscess? Sexually transmitted disease (syphilis, gc, hiv, etc.) should be considered. Hemorrhoids ; rectal prolapse can appear as a painful swelling. Anal trauma of any kind may cause mechanical injury. Skin eruptions need to be considered. Your symptoms may be functional (proctalgia fugax), inflammatory (proctitis), infectious (pin worms) to name a few. ...Read more

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Why is it that after i masturbate, my anus hurts?

Why is it that after i masturbate, my anus hurts?

Sphincter spasm: It is likely a muscle spasm that occurred near time of orgasm. Pressure near / beside anus (or having bm if able), may help relieve the discomfort more quickly. ...Read more

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Why does my anus hurt when I touch it to clean it with those senior wet ones?

Several possibilies: Anal irritation, hemorrhoids, fissure. Igorous hygiene can damage the perinatal kin and make irritation worse. ...Read more

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My anus hurts and I feel uncomfortable and itchy. Wassup?

My anus hurts and I feel uncomfortable and itchy. Wassup?

Hemorrhoid: Could be a hemorrhoid. Avoid toliet paper an use baby wipes. Try some otc preph and steroid ointment for 7 days. If no better call md. ...Read more

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My anus hurts and I think it is cut. There is a tiny crack that sometimes bleeds a little?

Preparation h: Vera(utm-pk1) is a pulsed magnetic will relieve pain.. Have it checked for hemorrhoids or anal fissure. ...Read more

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Why does my anus hurt after pooping?

Why does my anus hurt after pooping?

Constipation: Eat foods high in fiber such as fruits, veggies, or cereal. Also pushing plenty of water throughout the day. Consider some coffee or tea in the mornings. For smooth muscle contractions in the intestine. Also consider otc meds such as colace, dulcolax, magcitrate or miralax (polyethylene glycol). ...Read more

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Why does it feel like my anus hurts when i'm having sex?

Why does it feel like my anus hurts when i'm having sex?

Tissue laxity: Assuming you are not having anal sex, the proximity of the vagina along with conditions such as dryness, position, etc... Can contribute to some level of impact on an adjacent structure such as the anus. ...Read more

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My anus hurts after I rode a horse. Any way to prevent next time?

Horse-back anal pain: Anal/rectal pain may be an indication of underlying disease--fissure, proctitis, fistula, abscess, hemorrhoids which may be exacerbated by with increased pelvic congestion while horseback riding. Of course, like anything, there is a right and a wrong way to ride a horse--pain suggests you may need an experienced teacher showing you how to ride better and what equipment adjustments are needed. ...Read more

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What could cause pain in my anus? When i stand up or when I am sitting and a i sneeze, i feel pain. After i sit for a while and i stand up, the process hurts my anus. When i sneeze while sitting, my anus hurts. It doesn't hurt if I am already standing.

What could cause pain in my anus?  When i stand up or when I am sitting and a i sneeze, i feel pain. After i sit for a while and i stand up, the process hurts my anus.  When i sneeze while sitting, my anus hurts.  It doesn't hurt if I am already standing.

There : There are several possibilities. An anal fissure is a small crack that develops at the rectum (much like happens at the corners of our lips), and can be very painful. Another possibility is a hemorrhoid. Infections can occur in the rectal area also. The only way to know for sure is to have an evaluation by your physician where he examines the area. This is important because you need to have a definite diagnosis, especially as this has been going on for six weeks. ...Read more

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My anus hurts when I go to the bathroom. Had a 4th degree tear delievering last week. Do I call ob?

My anus hurts when I go to the bathroom. Had a 4th degree tear delievering last week. Do I call ob?

Probably: Be sure you are taking stool softeners daily and getting plenty of fiber. Your bottom will be sore for about 6-8 weeks after such a major tear. Also continue to use the sitz bath. There are some local anesthetics than can be helpful (eg epi foam.). ...Read more

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My anus hurts in a most strangest of way . I'm a straight non home sexual man. A pain coming from the inside of my anus. Difficulty pooping.?

Fissure: All though i cannot give you a definite answer the most common cause of rectal pain and inability to relax your sphincter muscle thus making bower evacuation difficult is an anal fissure. Many of these heal with time and keeping your bowel movements soft. If persists see a physician. ...Read more

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When I have sex in my vagina my anus hurts what could be the problem?

When I have sex in my vagina my anus hurts what could be the problem?

May be nothing: Pl get checked by your PMD or OB to rule out a few conditions like a rectocele or small hemorrhoids, which may be internal if not actively bleed. Feel better. ...Read more

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I'm just getting over constant watery diarrhea. Now my anus hurts really bad all the time, especially after a movement. What is it and how can I heal ?

I'm just getting over constant watery diarrhea. Now my anus hurts really bad all the time, especially after a movement. What is it and how can I heal ?

Possible fissure: A fissure of the anus is like a scrape on the arm after a fall. It can be caused by hard BMs or by diarrhea. Over the counter creams for hemorrhoids with local anesthetic can provide temporary relief until healing takes place. Thanks for trusting HealthTap! ...Read more

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After pregnancy, My anus hurts during my period now, why? Discomfort sitting down .

After pregnancy, My anus hurts during my period now, why? Discomfort sitting down .

Anal discomfort: Likely hemorrhoids with the cramping of period irritating the rectal area( they are near each other). Follow up with urgent care /doctor.They can give you Anusol .Try sitz baths, when sitting get up every 45 minutes as sitting increases pressure and promotes hemorrhoids as well ...Read more