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Running Rectal Pain
5 mnths post colostomy. Kept rectum, sudden rectal pain, severe sitting pain along with bladder/pelvic pain ball of mucus in rectum too. Causes?
See your surgeon: For evaluation of rectal stump , possible residual infection in the pelvis , . ...Read more
27 female-abdominal pain lower quadrant both sides loose stools/diarrhea/anal fissures. Pulsing rectal pain. +midcycle pelvic pain too.- just ibs?
Rectal pain and pain relief question. Are acetominophen suppositories for treating anus or rectal pain?
Not necessarily: Acetomenophen, whether taken orally or per recum, is absorbed into the bloodstream and circulates to its site of action. There is no advantage to take the drug rectally if you have rectal pain because the drug does not produce its effects at the sie of administration. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Ankle surgery 12 8 burning pain in heel unbearable squeezing pain in foot calf leg and hip chest pain shortness of breath dizziness nausea & vomiting?
L5-S1 microdiscectomy Fri for left leg sciatic pain. Calf/foot pain relief w/some thigh/behind knee pain. Pain less AM but sharp pain down left leg into foot w/pain level of 9.5 & hurts sitting/lying.
Microdiskectomy: Give it some time; sometimes simply moving the roots around can upset the lumbar plexus and give you intermittent (even quite severe) pain, although it resolves within a week or two. Getting to the disk requires mobilization of the roots and inflammatory changes from that- or the disk herniation- itself can give this pain. As long as bowel and bladder OK, hopefully this will resolve also. Best! ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Intense lower abdomin pain after bowel movement. Had anal fissures and internal hemorrhoid's recently. Taking Metamucil for 1 wk. No relief from pain?
Abd pain s/p/ BM: Hard BM or soft? May have diverticulitis ( which is an infection in colon outpouching) - as it appears you may have some constipation- or infection from fissure Would follow up with doc urgent care today as may need antibiotics and/or anusol to decrease hemorrhoid inflammation. ...Read more
Compartment syndrome? Pain, extreme pain when exercising, pain while squeezing calf, loss is sensation sometimes in foot, calf pain
Left lower back, buttock, leg pain ×3weeks. 10 days of steriod no help. Pain worse when sitting, standing & walking. Pain varies, worst in buttock. Tried piriformis stretches but increases pain.
What could cause rectum pain and buttock discomfort when sitting on hardwood seats. No pain or blood during bm.
Pain after passing stool, aching rectum when sitting, mucus covered stool, Small bumps inside anus. Stabbing pain in anus? Hemorroid? What to do?
Blood flow?: Make sure you don't eat right before exercising. After you eat, blood flow is directed to your gut for digestion. When you exercise, blood flow is diverted to your muscles, and could cause stomach cramps if you've recently eaten, and sometimes just with over-exertion. This is why your mom always told you to wait 1/2 hr before swimming :). ...Read more
Endometiosis cause pelvic pain, pain with hard stools, change in stools, constant period-like cramps?
Yes: Endometriosis involving the recto-vaginal area certainly can cause those symptoms. A careful examination by your gyn should be able to determine if this problem is present. Fortunately minimally invasive surgery can cure the problem in most cases. Make sure your gyn is an expert in laparoscopic procedures of this type so you can avoid a large abdominal incision. ...Read more
I am experiencing gastrointestinal disturbances, diarrhea (quality: bloody) , painful bowel movements, blood in toilet, anal pain, low back pain, blood on toilet tissue, abdominal pain (generalized) (quality: sensation of tearing pain) (severity: moderat
Gastroenterologist: I recommend an evaluation by a gastroenterologist. Your symptoms may be caused by irritable bowel syndrome combined with hemorrhoids or an anal fissure, inflammatory bowel disease, diverticulitis or diverticulosis of the colon, or even a growth in the colon. In the meantime apply warm soaks to the anus, insert rectal glycerin suppositories and apply anusol ointment for the anal discomfort. ...Read more
38yo unexplained pelvic pain/discomfort (& upper leg pain). Pelvic pain worse after intercourse, requiring tylenol/advil & feel nausea, for 1-2 days.
Pelvic pain: Pelvic pain is caused by many things including but not limited to endometriosis which also cause pain during sex as it tends to grow behind the vagina in the cul de sac of douglas inside your body. Laparoscopy is essential to an accurate diagnosis along with as a physical exam by a md. ...Read more