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Feeling sore in anus after enema. Is this normal?

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Posted on Sat, 15 Dec 2012 in Digestion and Bowels
Question: is it normal to have a really sore anus after an enema
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Answered by Dr. Ram Choudhary 20 minutes later
Hello XXXXXXX,
Thanks for posting your query.
No it is not normal to have a sore feeling in anus.
It could have caused by poor skill of the healthcare person.
Or there may be a local pathology at the anorectal area that is getting irritated.
Or you mabe hyperesnsitive to some of the content of enema.
Get examined by a local surgeon to get the exact answer because local examintion will provide the final answer.
I hope this answers your query.
In case you have any follow up queries or doubts, you can forward them for me, and I shall be glad to help you.
Please accept my answer in case you do not have further queries.
Wishing you good health.
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