An anal fissure is a small tear in the thin, moist tissue (mucosa) that lines the anus. An anal fissure may occur when you pass hard or large stools during a bowel movement.
Anal fissures typically cause pain and bleeding
Treatment of acute fissure is medical management.
Treatment of chronic Fissure or anal ulcer is lateral spincterotomy. Closed Lateral spincterotomy is a minimal invasive procedure, patient will be discharged on the day of surgery.
Anal Fissure- The Condition is Treatable
Some common symptoms of such health condition
- Burning or itching in your anal area
- A visible tear in your anus’ skin
- Sharp pain in your anal area
- Streaks of blood on toilet paper or on stools.
If you are facing these symptoms, it will be better for you to book an appointment with Dr Baipalli Ramesh.
What can cause the anal fissure?
Well, in general, the anal issue can happen when passing hard or large stools. Frequent diarrhoea or chronic constipation can also lead to tearing the skin around the anus. Some other causes are:
- Spastic or overly tight anal sphincter muscles
- A lower amount of blood flow to your anorectal
- IBD- Inflammatory Bowel Disease, for example, Crohn’s disease
- Straining during bowel movements or childbirth
However, in some rare cases, you may face the anal fissure due to:
- Syphilis and more.
The condition is completely treatable, and all you need to consult with Dr Baipalli Ramesh, one of the best anal fissure doctors, popular for offering effective treatments for different health conditions.
The best treatment option for an anal fissure
If you have an acute fissure, medical management will be the best treatment option. However, for a chronic fissure or also called anal ulcer, you can go for the Lateral Spincterotomy. Dr Baipalli Ramesh offers professional closed Lateral Spincterotomy that is a minimally invasive procedure. You won’t feel much pain during the procedure and can go home on the same day of surgery. So, go on and book your appointment now.