Anal fissures occur when the anus lining starts to tear up and small cuts appear around it. The tears can be very painful and exhibit symptoms like bleeding during bowels, lumps or skin tag around the tear, burning sensation in the anal region, etc. Currently, anal fissures are a very common problem among people of all age groups. It causes excruciating pain that only grows over time if the fissure is left untreated. Though changing lifestyle and dietary habits can cure fissures in the early stage, if the condition becomes severe, a surgery is needed. And laser surgery is the most effective treatment for anal fissures.