DISEASES TREATED...
HEMORRHOIDS
Hemorrhoids are enlarged, bulging blood vessels in and about the anus and lower rectum. There are two types of hemorrhoids: external and internal, which refer to their location. External (outside) hemorrhoids develop near the anus and are covered very           more »
FISSURE IN ANO
An anal fissure (fissure-in-ano) is a small, oval shaped tear in skin that lines the opening of the anus.  Fissures typically cause severe pain anbowel movements. Fissures are quite common in the general population. but are often confused        more »
   
FISTULA IN ANO
An anal fistula (also called fistula-in-ano) is frequently the result of a previous or current anal abscess, occurring in up to 50% of patients with abscesses. Normal anatomy includes small glands just inside the anus. Occasionally, these glands get clogged         more »
PILONIDAL SINUS
Pilonidal disease is a chronic infection of the skin in the region of the buttock crease. The condition results from a reaction to hairs embedded in the skin, commonly occurring in the cleft between the buttocks.        more »
   
INFLAMMATORY BOWEL DISEASES
Ulcerative colitis is an inflammation of the lining of the large bowel (colon and rectum). Symptoms  include rectal bleeding, diarrhea, abdominal cramps, weight loss, and fevers. In addition, patients who have had extensive ulcerative colitis for many years are at an increased risk to develop large bowel cancer.         more »
RECTAL PROLAPSE
Rectal prolapse is a condition in which the rectum (the lower end of the colon, located just above the anus) becomes stretched out and protrudes out of the anus. Weakness of the anal sphincter muscle is often associated with rectal prolapse at this stage, resulting in leakage of stool or mucus        more »
   
 
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