This is Dr. David
it could be a fissure or fistula.
where are these areas of split skin on your bum? near the anus? or further back ?
one is near the bum hole and the other is a little further up
it could be a perianal fissure or fistula.
you should ask to see as surgeon to explore the area to see if you have an anal fissure.
you need stool softeners to help soften your stools
and you need to increase the protein intake and vitamin C in take to help with healing.
so do I have to be refered through my GP
yes, in the UK, you have to have your GP refer you to a surgeon
to evaluate your anal ulcer area.