22Mar, 2019

Blood in Stool – Anal Fissure

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Today, let’s discuss some facts on another common causes of per rectal bleeding- that is Fissure in ano (Also called Anal Fissure). An anal fissure (fissure-in-ano) is a small, oval shaped break in skin that lines the opening of the anus.  Fissures usually cause severe pain and bleeding with bowel movements. So, the main differentiating feature from Piles is presence of pain and type of bleeding. It commonly appears on the posterior(back) mid-line of anus. A hard-dry stool is mainly responsible. But loose stool or diarrhea also can cause the same. The […]