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I have had an intense itch in the opening and just internally

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I have had an intense itch in the opening and just internally for many weeks with light blood at times I have tried all sorts of creams sometime relieves but it never goes away I don't think it's hemoriods and now when I took a picture the opening is all puffed out
Thanks for this questionI noticed you said you took a pictureCan you attach it for me?
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Customer: replied 1 year ago.
Sending now
Customer: replied 1 year ago.
Did you recieve it
Thanks for the pictureIt is helpfulI think you have a rectal prolapse and not hemorrhoids
Customer: replied 1 year ago.
How is that cured
Generally surgery
Customer: replied 1 year ago.
How does it happen
It is usually nothing you did. It is just a freak thingsometimes severe constipation can do it
Customer: replied 1 year ago.
Is it serious as you said it generally requires surgery but can it be done with out
Well some people choose to just live with itsometimes stool softeners can help
Customer: replied 1 year ago.
I generally have soft stools more than often
Customer: replied 1 year ago.
Why the intense itch
Okay that is goodI would recommend you see a colrectal surgeon for thisThe itching is the same reason as hemorrhoids. The bowel pushes out and gets irritated and itchy
Customer: replied 1 year ago.
If I go the surgery route what is usually the recovery time
4-6 weeks
Customer: replied 1 year ago.
Ok well thanks for your help again
welcome :)