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What Is The Best Treatment For Anal Sores
Anal sorr: Sores on or near the anus. These can be due to trauma or to infection. If not healing in a few days see a doctor ...Read more
Anal sores: Could you be referring to fissures, fistula, abscess? Sexually transmitted disease (syphilis, gc, hiv, etc.) should be considered. Hemorrhoids & rectal prolapse can appear as an outward bulging. Anal trauma of any kind may cause mechanical injury. Skin eruptions need to be considered. Evaluation is recommended to distinguish serious versus less concerning reasons for your problem as described. ...Read more
Anal pathology: Should be looked at, esp. This age. ...Read more
Anal sores, does it also cause a lot of gas to be passed? Does it infer as another symptom for something else?
Can't really: Know with the information available. It would be worth having this medically evaluated. ...Read more
See c/r surgeon: By a c/r surgeon in your area. ...Read more
Could you tell me the best treatment for anal-fistula. I have already gone through a surgery, but no result?
Please tell me, could anyone tell me the best treatment for anal-fistula. I have already gone through a surgery, but no result?
Surgery: Is the best treatment and although occassionally fails and requires repeat procedure, if done correctly has an excellent result. Numerous types of fistula surgery are out there depending on the location of the fistula and experience of the surgeon. See a colon and rectal surgeon or at least get a second opinion from one. ...Read more
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?
Anal itching, scratches around anus skin, light bleeding. No pain/normal bowel mov. Rectoscopy normal. Ongoing for years. What is the best treatment?
Clean: Anal itching can be a very tough symptom to cure. However, I have found the following procedure an excellent "almost" cure. Immediately after every bowl movement, wash the area with soap and water. Dry the area well and then either rub in otc Hydrocortisone cream or vasaline petroleum jelly. This routine works great and has been extremely successful with my patients. ...Read more
Soften stool, baths: Eliminating constipation and softening stools are usually the primary targets when treating anal fissures. Such goals can be accomplished by taking daily fiber supplements and/or using laxatives. Sitz baths, during which the rectal area is immersed in warm water for 10-15 minutes, are also therapeutic and should be done 2-3 times per day. Sitz baths are available in most drugstores. ...Read more
Avoid Constipation: Non-surgical treatment includes warm water soaks 2- 3 times a day, increasing fiber intake, drink lots of water, and taking stool softeners or laxatives. Witch hazel (tucks (witch hazel) pads) can help. Some relief in a day or two usually. It may take several weeks for the fissure to heal completely. Sometimes fissures heal without treatment. May require surgery. ...Read more
This will work about 20% of the time.
Lateral sphinctermyotomy is curative. Spare the knife and spoil the rectum ...Read more
I've had anal fissure for 5 years. It's been really good in the past few months. Symptoms appeared again after 1 constipation. What's the best treatment?
For anal fissure treatment, which is the best ointment, cream or gel you use (less side effect or interactions with hbp medicines.)?
I have warts on my anus. And lately, it has been getting bigger and larger. They don't itch, and I have gone for several cryotheraphy treatment. But it doesn't seem to be working. What should I do?
Hemmorhoids: Yes there are in office procedures like banding that can be done to manage the disease as well as non surgical behavioral and dietary modifications. ...Read more
55 yr M w anal cance r in Nov 2014. Feb 2015 finshed Chemorad. After 2 biop says higrade dysplasi. Treatment options?
Surgery: If it is still local and not widely spread locally and into pelvic Lymph nodes then a Miles procedure (AP resection) may be called for ...Read more
Friend is is 54 & has been drop of blood from anus. Feels hard & then blood. What can be causing it. Any treatment...the blood also is not always?
The most common cause of occasional small amounts of
bleeding is bleeding from internal hemorrhoids. The bleeding occurs at the end of a bowel movement, and more likely when constipated. Stool softeners and increasing fiber intake can reduce constipation. If blood is noted in the bowl, rather than just on the paper, a flexible sigmoidoscopy is mandatory to be certain that cancer is not the cause. ...Read more
Is there any risk in having an anal sphincterectomy if I want to have more children and deliver vaginally? Fissure hasn't heal with medical treatment.
Anal fissue: Theoretically, yes. If a vaginal birth is complicated by a 4 th degree tear, then that potentially can weaken the sphincter and a concomitant sphincterotomy could aggravate that. Sphincterotomy alone and in the right hands has a minimal chance of sphincter issues and is an excellent treatment of chronic anal fissure that has failed medical mgmt. ...Read more
If you are talking about stool incontinence that is always abnormal. Would suggest seeing your PCP ASAP.
It can be anywhere from a neurologic condition, sphincter incompetence to a fistula, which would be a vicious tract from your rectum to the skin.
You need a thorough exam and further recommendations based on findings. ...Read more
Various: Things like chemical cauterization if all are external and no internal warts. Aldara (imiquimod) can sometimes be effective for both internal and external. Surgical excision of both internal and external is also an option. See a colon and rectal surgeon for recommendations of the best method in your particular case. ...Read more
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