Get your Health question answered in 3 easy steps
A Doctor will be with you shortly
Ask a Doctor Now
163 Doctors are Online

Persistent external hemorrhoid, discomfort in rectal area with pulsation, difficulty in sitting for long hours. Used suppositories, Anusol cream. Will it ever get cured?

Several months ago, I had an external hemorrhoid , which I got checked by two separate physicians. They couldn t really give me more advice than to watch my diet and use Anusol cream and suppositories and that it should be gone in about a week. I used it and watched my diet (balanced with a lot of water, fruits, nuts , legumes, vegetables, etc. that have a lot of fiber ). Didn t go away for a month. But finally it did. However, the problem is for several months now, I still feel uncomfortable in the rectal area. I feel it pulsating and it feels like blood is constantly trying to bulge out. I can t sit for longer than 5 minutes before I feel uncomfortable so I spend most of my day lying down and doing work as a student. I m scared that it will be like this for the rest of my life because the skin has lost its elasticity down there. I can t sit comfortably, and I can t exercise like I used to; the most I can do is a very light jog. Please advise.
Asked On : Wed, 27 Jun 2012
Answers:  1 Views:  76
Report Abuse
Share on Facebook
Share on Twitter
Share on Google+
Question is related to
Diseases and Conditions
General & Family Physician 's  Response
Thanks for writing to HCM and for your detailed history
i need further information about your present symptoms ie bleeding while passing stool or difficulty while passing stool my advice is to take sitz bath and syrup duphlac 10ml night time and to continue the same diet as per your physician order ,dont ever strain while passing stool ,it harms further,dont worry it will subside in course of time if u follow the orders as per your physician
i would be glad to provide answers to any further queries. Thanks for using HMC Have a good day! Regards Dr. V.KUMARAGURU general surgeon
Answered: Wed, 21 May 2014
I find this answer helpful
Disclaimer: These answers are for your information only and not intended to replace your relationship with your treating physician.
This is a short, free answer. For a more detailed, immediate answer, try our premium service [Sample answer]


Loading Online Doctors....
© Ebix, Inc. All Rights Reserved.
All the information, content and live chat provided on the site is intended to be for informational purposes only, and not a substitute for professional or medical advice. You should always speak with your doctor before you follow anything that you read on this website. Any health question asked on this site will be visible to the people who browse this site. Hence, the user assumes the responsibility not to divulge any personally identifiable information in the question. Use of this site is subject to our Terms & Conditions
Already Rated.
Your rating:

Ask a Doctor