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02 Aug 2010

excess skin
hi
i would just like to find out if you could tell me what the problem may be if i have skin coming out my anus when i am pushing out a stool?
i had asked my doctor who prescribed scheriproct ointment and it went away but it now appears to have come back?
i feels like i have burst a foofee value, if that is possible?
what would your advice be to me?
thanks
so glad this is anonymous..lol
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CyberDoc
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01 Jan 0001

Hallo Lynne
It may be a hemorroid - usually a soft swelling on the one side of the anal opening. It can be treated by something like scheriproct or proctocedyl. If it persists or do not get better with treatment, it may need removal by surgery. If it feels as if the whole circle of skin right round the opening is "falling out" it may be prolapse of the rectum which will need evaluation by a surgeon.
Dr Bets
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