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What cause pain while pooping in a child?

My 3 year old daughter complains her bottom hurts when trying to poop. She is in tears then says she's ok when she stops trying. Sits on potty several times but no poop only complaints then after about 20 attempts, she does poop but cries and complains. No hard stools, actually more runny since yesterday.
Thu, 24 Apr 2014
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General & Family Physician 's  Response
Hi
Welcome to Healthcare-Magic
Greetings of the day

Its likely that she is having anal fissure.
Diagnosis depends on clinical examination

In case you need any further assistance, will be glad to assist you.

Wishing you happy and healthy life

Take Care

Best Regards
Dr T Shobha Deepak
MBBS,MD
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