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Is there a permanent treatment for hemorrhoids?

I was diagnosed with hemorrhoids about 6 months back and I have been on medication since then. But I think I feel them coming back. Can this condition be treated for good?

Is piles a lifelong condition?

I have recently been diagnosed with piles and I am currently treating it with medication. Is it a lifelong condition?

When do you need a colonoscopy?

Colon cancer runs in my family, so I know I have to get screened regularly. At what age should I start getting a colonoscopy?

Is it safe to go for hernia surgery if I have colitis?

I was diagnosed with ulcerative colitis 4 years ago and have been undergoing treatment. I have recently been diagnosed with hernia issues and my doctor is recommending surgery...

What could be the reason for anal fissures?

My husband all of a sudden is dealing with anal fissures. What could be the reason to have caused this all of a sudden?

I can feel a slight growth in my anus. Should I get it tested for something? not sure what to do

I think I have a little growth around the opening of my anus. I'm not sure how to address the situation. What should I do?

What is the aftercare required after anal fissure surgery?

My husband recently had anal fissure surgery. I would like to know, what is the after care required after such a surgery? What does the recovery period typically look like?

Can a topical cream cause itching in the anus?

I had minor irritation around my anus and after applying a topical cream it is causing a lot of itchiness. Could the two be related?

Can hemorrhoids turn into anus cancer?

No current treatment, just discovered this disease today. When I was little I used to have anus attaching often, then after primary school I didn't experience them again until...

Can you recommend an appropriate diet for diverticulitis?

I have been diagnosed with diverticulitis and the doctor has started out treating me for it. I have been told that diverticulitis can be best managed with a diet. Can you recommend...

Is IBD a heriditary disease?

My father had IBD and now, I have been diagnosed with it as well. What are the chances that my son will have the same disease too?

Why do I have mucus discharge from my anus?

I have a strange discharge from my anus that is happening on and off. What could this be? It almost feels like mucus. I find it too embarrassing to go and speak to a doctor...

Can I have deworming tablets to keep my colon clean?

I want to be a little healthier with my colon, especially since I have colon cancer in my family. Do you recommend deworming pills to keep my colon clean?

Anal disease

Dear Sir Anal itching and pimples appear near the anus opening. It's size is increasing. There is no bleeding and all. Which specialist doctor do I have to consult?

Can Anovate cream cause itching?

I am 32 years old and I suffered from anal fissures six months back. The doctor advised Anovate after treatment. Although my fissures healed, my skin is itching a lot. Could...

I am having some irritation around my anal area. How should I address this?

For the last 3 days I have been experiencing some itching and soreness around my anal area. I'm really not sure what it could be. Is it worth a trip to a specialist?

My father is experience stool incontinence. What is the treatment for the same?

My father is 73 years old and while he is still active, he has started to experience stool incontinence. What is the treatment for this?

What could be the reason for mucus discharge from my anus?

I am experiencing a very embarrassing problem as there is some mucus discharge from my anus. I am not sure which doctor I should see for this issue. Could you please suggest...

How will a proctologist diagnose the condition affecting my digestive tract?

I am having some issues regarding my digestive system and I'm not really on what it is. There is quite a bit of pain when I am trying to pass my stools, and during the day, I...

I have a family history of colon polyps. What can I do to prevent it?

I have a family history of colon polyps. In fact, both my parents have suffered from this condition. What can I do to prevent this condition for myself?

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