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The front of my bum hole has become very swollen and painful,

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The front of my bum hole has become very swollen and painful, sometimes bleeds slightly. What is the problem and what can i use to cure it?
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Medical
Expert:  Dr Basu replied 1 year ago.
Hi there,This is Dr Basu, experienced Internal Medicine Specialist.I am here to address your concerns and provide great service.This is likely a swollen inflamed hemorrhoid.You should follow a high fiber diet and take a stool softener daily to keep your stool soft.Metamucil and Senna tablets can be together for better action.Sitz bath is recommended for possible hemorrhoid treatment.Sitz bath is a bowl of warm water to sit on to relax the anal muscles and improve blood circulation in the hemorrhoids.Anusol HC rectal cream a combination of lidocaine and hydrocortisone can be used 3 times daily to reduce swelling and pain.Please also see your doctor for clinical evaluation.Best wishes,It was my pleasure to help you today.If I have answered all your questions, Please rate my response Excellent (click on the 5th star).Please bookmark my profile for asking further questions!This is the link to my profile:http://www.justanswer.com/medical/expert-mysticdoc/
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