Discharge from the anus is quite a common problem that bothers many people. But due to the intimacy of the problem, shyness, many people do not go to the doctor, but try to treat the problem themselves.
Itching in the anus is the most common complaint when contacting a proctologist, the cause of which is difficult to diagnose. Let's consider the main causes of anal itching, its types, methods of treatment and methods of prevention.
Fistula of the rectum is a fistula (canal, a tube in Latin) - a fistula that forms between the tissue surfaces and the inflammatory zone. The fistula looks like a passage, hidden by the tissues of the rectum, inside which there may be purulent contents.
Diseases of the rectum are characterized by typical symptoms, developing with the development of pathological processes in it and the anal canal. In the practice of a surgeon, rectal diseases are common, but the disease can be caused not only by rectal pathology, which is performed by surgeons and proctologists, but also by oncology, urological and gynecological pathology.
Atresia of the anus is an unperforated anus. Often there is also a fistula from a blind rectum sac that opens onto the perineum or into the urethra of the boys and into the vagina or vestibule of the vagina or rarely the bladder in girls.
Foreign bodies of the rectum, sometimes unusual and / or associated with sexual games, can be injected into the rectum intentionally, but often become difficult to remove. Some foreign bodies penetrate the rectum wall, others migrate above the anal sphincter.