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Prolapsed Rectum

This is just as painful as it sounds unfortunately, and can result in you not being sure if you need to go the toilet or not. A prolapsed rectum is when the rectum is pushed out through the anal opening when gearing up for a number 2. If the condition worsens, the rectum may protrude substantially at all times, which can be incredibly uncomfortable. It is often caused by straining too much when you go the toilet, it can be a side effect of giving birth, or can be a condition you are born with. Whilst doctors are not quite sure what causes it, it usually affects the young and the elderly, but fortunately there are surgical procedures to correct this condition.

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Hi I'm Rachel and I'm 17, When I need to have a bowl movement I usually have to strain for it to come otherwise I'm sat on the toilet for more than 10 minutes and when it does eventually come out it burns for about 5 minutes and also I have a little lump on the skin around my bum hole its the size of a little seed you get in an apple I'm not sure if that's piles ? I'm really embarrassed to go and see my doctor what do I do?





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You should call your doctor. He will send you to a specialist. I had something sounds very similar. Look up Anal Fistula. They are very common... it's a big deal surgery not high risk just very painful in my experience. But my doctors called and checked every few hours for a couple weeks and adjusted the pain medication until it helped. It can even act like it's gone away but they come from inside of your body so only a specialist can determine if it is gone.

even when i go to the bathroom i always feel i steel can goBonnie





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Hi, I'm 15yrs old.i have suffered from constipation recently and now days every time I go to the toilet, I feel like a pieces of skin is trying to come out, I don't know what it is and I'm really getting scared so plz help?





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Hello sir I am a patient of disc buldge at L1-L2 and D12 -D11 level. three months ago I got this attack. It caused numbness around my anus. Now, after physiotherapy numbness is reduced but I constantly feel something coming out of anus. I feel pressure in anus. what is this. what should I do. please guide me to get rid of it





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I am 15 years old and I have this little pink bit of skin sticking out of my anus. I can't sit down comfortably. I didn't have it last night but I woke up with it and I don't know what to do! What is it and what should I do?





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It could be a hemorrhoid but i cant tell you exactly you should see your doctor.

I struggle going to the toilet could spend up to 2 hours on it sometimes and it get's stuck, sometimes I don't know if I had a stool. I feel as though my anus is stiff and will not open up not sure if this could be rectal prolapse but it does pop out a little





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Can you tell us exactly how your stool was? This sounds awkward but believe me its perfectly normal.So have you've been constipated lately?Was your stool hard?

I am not a Doctor but when that has happened to me it has been because I am constipated through not eating the right food. Also being dehydrated. White bread is often the cause and a lack of fruit in the diet. I think that if you eat different bread, cut down on things made with white flour and drink more fluids, not fizzy preferably water or drinks made with water such as squashes this should certainly help. Also it's not a good idea to strain. I really believe lots of fruit and a change of diet will cure this very quickly.

Hi yes my stools are normally very soft and I end up being on the toilet for very long periods find when my stools are harder its more easier to go to the toilet even though the doctor telling me to eat lots of fruit and take laxatives my problem is they is to much and it gets stuck its like my bowels do not open up properly. I only drink water and nothing else and I always eat brown bred now and have some fruit but not to much as I do not want to be on the toilet all day.

Hi every time I go toilet for no2, my rectum area falls out this happens Everytime I go toilet Iv had ointment given to me by my doctor where i use to push it back in but this is a common problem for me. What do I do





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Hi am 22 years old, my left leg is kind of swelling, and each time i stay in water for long it increase. I have taken different anti-biotic but no changes. This started last year may.





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This sounds like a possible case of lymphedema, since only one leg is involved. You need to see a doctor, probably a specialist to rule this out. There are tests you can have to help them pinpoint the problem. Here is a helpful link. http://www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/lymphedema/basics/definition/con-20025603

I have multiple bowel movements throughout the day. The stools are thin, sometimes they have one side which is angular rather than round. I never feel that my rectum is completely empty and my vagina hurts after I have defecated, as though it were somehow attached to the rectum. I am kept awake at night by the pain from both vagina and rectum. Alternatively, if I have diarrhoea instead, my vagina then feels as though it is being stung by stinging nettles and I am unable to walk for the rest of the day.





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Hey. I'm 23 with no kids or anything and I have exactly the same symptoms as you and I have been through all the tests (colonoscopy, defecating proctogram, anal manometry etc.) They concluded that I have rectal prolapse and rectocele, which basically means the rectum is prolapsing into the vagina. It can be fixed. In my case it looks like I'm having ventral rectopexy. Don't panic and look online forever until it gets worse, which is exactly what I did. Just go to the doctor go through the motions and they'll sort it out. Definitely too uncomfortable to carry on living with my love!

Hi, I think I recently suffered from constipation. I tried the dukan diet which is protein only for 5 days. After 4 days I went to pass a stool but was straining and nothing came pout. A few hours later I felt the need to go again, strained a fair bit and eventually managed to pass a motion. Later in the evening was so paranoid I had pushed out everything and had a prolapse I had to keep checking to see if anything had come out. I don't think it did but felt something that felt like a skin tag or something that wasn't supposed to be there. I have Crohn's disease, but have never had constipation before and am worried I strained to much and don't know what to do





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If you're worried why not contact one of our Doctor's? You can call us on: 0121 2248395 or email us today.





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