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Remedies For Sore Anus
I have a large bump on my anus. It's sore and has a black dot on it. Is this an ingrown hair and if so, what is the best treatment?
After sex the area between my vagina and anus is sore and painful after I pee is it an STD and are there any home remedies?
See your doctor: Not possible to provide you sound medical advice with that description. Would suggest you follow up with your primary care physician. ...Read more
Anal/cheek area seems stay wet. Try destin rash come/go. Dr said could b yeast. What can I do stop it? Its very sore. Any OTC treatment? Help!
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
Depends: Depends on why you are hurting. If you did not use enough lubricant, then soaking in warm water and applying ointment may be enough. If you are torn or have hemorrhoids, you may need help. Don't be embarrassed, ask your family doc to look at your anus and help you! ...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 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
No matter what I use I cannot seem to get my anus clean after I move my bowels. Used wipes etc. What can I do my anus is so sore.
Recent, while defecating, I bled a lot. I do not feel sore in the anus. Symptoms occur a few days, then back off. What can I get sick? What should I care?
Must see physician: Rectal bleeding in a person age 24 is more likely due to bleeding internal hemorrhoids rather than colorectal cancer. However the incidence of colorectal cancer is increasing in your age group. You should see a physician for evaluation to be safe. It would be advantageous to be seen on a day when you are having bleeding, in which case a small scope will suggest if it's from hemorrhoids. ...Read more
Rinse with water:
It is a disinfectant antiseptic but for external use! It is irritating especially to anal mucosa and poisonous when swallowed or breathed in large amounts!
So avoid it in the future! ...Read more
Hemorrhoid thrombosi: Patient has thrombosed hemorrhoidsGet a more detailed answer ›
Anal irritation: Sometimes the anus can get irritated and sore form dryness or a simple local irritation/dermatitis. Time sometimes will heal it all by itself, or you may need an evaluation to determine if a steroid cream is needed or any other treatment depending on what is found. Good luck. ...Read more
Veins: Hemorrhoids are normal veins in the anal canal. They can become inflamed or enlarged with constipation or prolonged and repeated straining to have a bowel movement. Treated at home by avoiding constipation, drink plenty of liquids, eat more fiber (fruits, vegetables, metamucil), avoid junk foods. See a surgeon if symptoms persist. ...Read more
A large sore on my anus size of a golf ball has a hole in and is very painful what could this be and how can I treat it?
Big! Possibilities: Consider anal fissure, hemorrhoid (s), proctitis. prolapse, anal abscess or fistula, juvenile retention polyp, trauma to the anal canal, skin changes around the anus (benign or malignant), condylomata. The only way to find out, & to start appropriate treatment, is to get examined. See your doctor please for confirmation of diagnosis first, especially if problem has been present a while. ...Read more
I'm menstruating and im. Getting pain. From around my vaginal area my anus and. My bottox feel sore everything. Is.sore down their?
Endometriosis: First thing that comes to mind is endometriosis, which is when cells from the uterus grow in other areas of the body. The pain can happen wherever the cells grow, like the inside of the abdomen or colon, and it's usually worse around your period. First step in getting this evaluated is to see your gynecologist. ...Read more
I have a small bump under my skin, near the edge of my anus, it is a little worrying to me. It's also not painful, just sore, and annoying.
Anal lump: Do u ever have itching/burning w/ bm? Any bleeding? Do u strain to pass stool? May be just a dilated vein aka hemorrhoid. Anal wart's unlikely since they occur on (not under) skin. Have pcp examine area to set your mind at ease. Increase fiber & fluids in diet/use stool softener to prevent straining. Otc preps for hemorrhoids can help shrink them. ...Read more
I recieved oral sex from a man and I have avery small sore next to my anus...It is pretty painful. It has been hurting for a few days. Any ideas?
Painful Sores: Any painful sore needs to be evaluated in person by your physician. There is very little to nothing that could be showing up from an oral sexual encounter acutely, unless you were bitten or the skin was torn in some manner. Painful sores from sex are often herpes. Other skin infections that are painful are often staph bacterial infections. Please go see your doctor. ...Read more
I had diarhea last night and very bad anal pain my anus is still sore and I went to the restoroom and no diarrha and mytum is stil sensitive can I eat?
Start with something easy on your stomach like bananas, yogurt, rice, soup or ice cream.
For good health - Have a diet rich in fresh vegetables, fruits, whole grains, milk and milk products, nuts, beans, legumes, lentils and small amounts of lean meats. Avoid saturated fats. Drink enough water daily, so that your urine is mostly colorless. Exercise at least 150 minutes/week and increase the intensity of exercise gradually. Do not use tobacco, alcohol, weed or street drugs in any form.
Practice safe sex.
Get HPV vaccine. ...Read more
Could be: An anal fissure often missed by PCP's on cursory exam. Could be pruritus ani also not recognized by those unfamiliar with the syndrome. ...Read more