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Signs a Fissure and Recovery Process of Fissures

What is Anal Fissure? An anal fissure is described as a condition in which wear, and tear is caused in the lining of the anus. This may result due to childbirth, hard bowel movement, reduced blood flow to the anorectal area, tight anal sphincter muscles. In some rare cases, diseases such as HIV, anal cancer, tuberculosis, syphilis, and herpes may also be the reasons. This condition may lead to pain… Read More »

Yoga to Cure Anal Fissure

Any tear or crack in the anal lining is an anal fissure. At first, there is very acute tearing, which consequently under constant pressure and force becomes a big wound and hurts badly. It hurts every time a person passes stool. And if the stool is hard, then the problem becomes horrible. The treatments for anal fissures range from the simple home remedies to medical surgeries. However, what most people are… Read More »

The procedure of Laser Surgery to Cure Anal Fissure

An anal fissure is basically a crack in the anal lining that can be treated with simple medicines and solutions like a diet to prevent constipation, proper personal hygiene, laxative usage, and a hot sitz bath etc.  Anal fissures may be chronic or complicated when it does not respond to treatments. Researchers say that chronic anal fissures would not respond to traditional treatments and thus would interrupt healing. In modern studies,… Read More »

Different Surgical Methods For Anal Fissure

An anal fissure may be treated with several different types of surgery. Your surgeon will explain to you which one is correct for you. If your anal fissure doesn’t heal properly after surgery, a further surgery may be required using a different method. Here is a  list of surgical treatments: BOTOX for Fissure Botulinum Toxin, commonly known as Botox is a neurotoxic protein which produces temporary, localized, flaccid paralysis of muscle. It… Read More »

Sphincterotomy for Anal Fissure

A sphincterotomy is a simple method that has established to be highly successful in the treatment of anal fissures. You will be encouraged to go for other treatment methods before surgery, and when these methods are ineffective, you will be suggested this surgery. Side effects are very rare and can be treated if they do occur. A sphincterotomy is a simple surgery in which the sphincter is cut or stretched. The… Read More »

What is an anal fissure?

An anal fissure is an open sore (ulcer) or tear that occurs in the lining of the anal canal. The anal canal is the last part of the large intestine, located between the rectum, where stools are stored and anus (the opening through which stool passes out of the body). Anal fissures can occur at any age and have equal gender distribution.  Mostly (85-90%) fissures develop in the posterior (back) midline of… Read More »

Symptoms of Anal fissure

Anal fissure is a crack in the lining of your anus or anal canal, the lowest part of your intestinal tract. It is usually a acute or short-term problem, with symptoms that last about 6 weeks or less. It’s considered chronic when symptoms last for more than 6 weeks. A chronic anal fissure may be difficult to treat and may be a symptom of any another conditions, like Crohn’s disease or ulcerative colitis. Symptoms – Pain People… Read More »