Advantages of Fissure Laser Treatment over the Traditional Surgical Procedure
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Can Resume Work
1-2 Month Rest
An anal fissure is a small cut or tear in the thin, moist tissue (mucosa) that lines the anus or in the lining of the anal opening. It may lead to itching, pain, and bleed while making bowel movements. An anal fissure may occur when you pass hard stools. One may also experience spasms in the ring of muscle at the end of your anus (anal sphincter). It is common for young infants because they tend to pass hard stools, although it may affect the people of any age. Normally, it may get healed within 4-6 weeks. If does not recover within the 2 months, patients are required to visit the doctor immediately and doctor may prescribe surgery or other medical treatments. Medication may temporarily relief you from the pain whereas surgery will cure the disease of the root.
Passing large or hard stools
Overly tight anal sphincter muscles
Lesser blood flow to the anorectic area
Straining during bowel movements
Visible crack around the anus skin
Itching, irritation, and discomfort around the anus
Pain after bowel movements which may last up to several hours
Bright red blood while passing stools
A small lump or tag can be found around the anus
Most often a gentle inspection of the anal region is required to see cut or tear. On the basis of location of Fissure cause can be identified. Colonoscopy, flexible sigmoidoscopy and Anoscopy may be recommended for further test.
Although Anal Fissure can be temporarily cured with the help of home remedies but there are times when it becomes necessary to visit the clinic to have permanent treatment.
Increase your intake of fiber and fluids
Take Sitz Bath
Drink At least 10-12 Glasses of Water
Pristyn Care specializes in providing the best treatment for 'Fissure'. With our own team of doctors across 3 cities, we deliver personalized care according to your medical needs. Our easy admission to discharge process and world class infrastructure ensures a hassle free experience.