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Constipation: Common reasons would be an irritated hemorrhoid or an anal fissure. A fissure is a skin tear caused by passing a hard bm. A lot of rectal problems are related to constipation. Drink lots of fluids, eat foods containing fiber and take a stool softener to help prevent constipation. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
My bum started throbbing in one place now a few days after my whole bum feels like it's burning consecutively. What could be the issue?
Multiple Reasons: There are many causes of pain with defecation, some benign such as anal fissures (split or tear in anal opening) or protruding internal hemorrhoids and some more serious such as anal/rectal cancer. See your Proctologist for a full examination and if applicable, an anoscopy, where your doctor will visualize the anal canal and rectum. Best of Luck! ...Read more
May be sciatic n: Are the symptoms position related? The sciatic nerve from L5 can be compressed at several points along its path. Your symptoms suggest its compression by the piriformis muscle. However, any associated weakness or sensory disturbance should be evaluated. Other causes may be meralgia paresthetica, bursitis, or even referred pain from LS spine or SI joint. If condition persists, please see PCP. ...Read more
Bumps on penis: The bumps may be ingrown hairs, pimples, or warts, part of this may also be due to an std or fungus. So, it may be minor or a bit more involved. In any case your doc can determine what it is and treat it. Dark damp places can make all of this worse. The very best to you. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
I feel a pain and burning in the back, just above the buttocks, which can be? It appears when I'm sitting much.
This sounds like: "nerve" pain...you could have early "shingles"...is there a rash?? the pain often comes before the rash..or a nerve may be pinched in your lower spine (L5-S1) Apply ICE/HEAT (which ever helps most or "alternating") Contact your PCP for an examination as soon as practicable! Hope this helps! Dr Z ...Read more
For over a week I have had a slight burning under each of my buttocks or high thigh when rubbed or stand up and sit . Could it be Fibromyalgia?
I have diarrhea since last night. I have went approx 12 times. It's burning my bum. What can I do to stop or help the soreness ?
Iv got really bad pain In my lower back right side near my bum area.its a constant ache burning pain cant get comfortable In any position.
May be sacroiliac: Sorry you are suffering from this...There are several common causes of sciatica including sacroiliac joint irritation or a herniated disk. If your pain does not get better, if numbness affects the crotch, or if you have bowel or bladder difficulty, then you may need a surgical evaluation, otherwise your primary care provider or physiatrist +/- physical therapist can help with definitive treatment. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers