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Anal fissure,problem in bowel movement - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 13-Jan-2012
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Very Good Posted in: Digestion and Bowels
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Doctor :   Hi
Doctor :  
How can I help you?
User :   hi sir
User :   i have problem in bowel movement
User :   i find blood in my motion
Doctor :  
Please explain about your problem in detail
User :   it's not painful and stressful ...but in the first bowel i can see little amount of blood
Doctor :  
ok
User :   on monday and tuesday i had this problem..again today blood comes..
User :   pleas tell me the reason
Doctor :  
ok
Doctor :   I shall help you
Doctor :  
May I ask you few questions about it?
User :   s..sure
Doctor :  
May I know your age, occupation and gender?
User :   29..female...working as lecture
Doctor :  
Are you married?
User :   s
Doctor :  
When was the first time you noticed the blood in the stool?
User :   y r u asking these questions and all?
User :   on monday
Doctor :  
What is the amount of blood in the stool ?
User :   just little stripe along with stool
Doctor :  
Is it before the stool or after the stool or mixed with the stool?
User :   mixed with stool...means outside of stool...like having blood mixed in the way i pass stool..finally some drops of dark blood
Doctor :   Do you have pain while passing the stool near the anus or in the stomach?
User :   no
User :   i feel some pressure only
Doctor :   How many times you visit the lavatory in a week?
User :   lavatory means?
Doctor :  
loo
User :   toilet?
Doctor :  
Yes
User :   daily one time
Doctor :  
Do you pass hard stools or incomplete stools each time you pass?
User :   not hard...smooth only
Doctor :  
Do you feel that each time it is incomplete?
Doctor :  
Do you see white mucus in the stool?
User :   but last week i pass in alternate days only..tht is i passed three days in 5 days(from monday to friday)...i guess it's incomplete
User :   no..white mucus
Doctor :  
How many glasses of water do you drink per day?
User :   aroximately 6-8 glasses
Doctor :  
Do you feel something come out like a skin near the anus when you wash after you stool
User :   no..
Doctor :  
Ok from the problem you said it is most likely a fissure in the anus
Doctor :  
The other minor possibility is a anal tear or external piles
Doctor :  
To confirm the same you have to get a per rectal examination from a female Doctor
User :   is it serious?wat can be the reason
Doctor :  
It is not serious
User :   reasons?how can i get rid off this?
User :   should i go to doctor now?
Doctor :  
The reason could be sedentary life style, no exercise, no fibre in the diet , inadequate waterintake
User :   correct..
Doctor :  
It is good to see the doctor and get the rectal examination done
Doctor :  
and she will give you medicine which can get rid of this in couple of days
Doctor :  
But you need to follow few things
Doctor :  
which I mentioned above
User :   should i consult with doctor immediately?
Doctor :  
yes
Doctor :  
Though a minor porblem it needs immediate attention
Doctor :  
as it may lose more blood and you may become weak
User :   will this lead to any serious problem?
Doctor :  
Not really but is a warning sign for piles
User :   oh...
Doctor :  
It seems you moved out.
Doctor :  
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User :   no tell me
Doctor :  
Yes as I told you it is not serious now
Doctor :  
but can lead to bothersome problme
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in future
Doctor :  
if not treated early
Doctor :  
So good to get an examination done by Doctor
Doctor :  
and get the rreq medicines
User :   i have tight work for two days..i couldn't go to doctor...shall i go on sunday?iam out of station now
Doctor :   The examination is only for a minute

Doctor :  
so as soon is better
User :   is it enough to see general hysician or need to go to specialist?
Doctor :  
Any doctor is fine
Doctor :  
Drink lot of water a day, Eat fibre foods
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Take whole grains and cereals
Doctor :  
Eat lot of vegetables and fruits
Doctor :   Are you with me

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Did you follow what I said?\
User :   s sir
Doctor :  
Do not worry
Doctor :  
Please follow up with me
User :   i got ur point
Doctor :  
after you Doctor check up
User :   i really worried and thought it is big roblem..and embarassed even to tel to my hubby
Doctor :   It heals but take precautions so that it cannot recur
Doctor :  
Ok
Doctor :  
Is there anything that Ic an help you with?
User :   i eat raw rice sometimes..is tat also reason?
Doctor :   Yes


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