• Anal Fissure

    OVERVIEW An anal fissure is a tear in the lining of the anus as a result of trauma or injury to the anal canal. Most of the time this occurs with constipation, diarrhea, vaginal delivery, or anal sex. The most common symptom is anal pain that can worsen during or after having a bowel movement. Bleeding

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  • Anorectal Manometry

    OVERVIEW Anorectal manometry is a test commonly used to check the muscle pressure and function of the anal sphincter and rectal muscles. The better these muscles function, the easier it is for you to pass and eliminate stool from your bowels. Your board-certified gastroenterologist may recommend you

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  • Hemorrhoids

    Hemorrhoids, also known as piles, occur when the veins in your anus and rectum swell up and cause a variety of symptoms, including bleeding or discomfort in varying degrees of severity. Hemorrhoids are common, and symptomatic hemorrhoids occur in at least 5 % of patients. They occur more commonly over

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  • Rectal Bleeding

    Rectal bleeding is a symptom that can evoke concern and anxiety, prompting individuals to seek answers about its potential causes and implications. In this comprehensive guide, we'll delve into the various factors that can lead to rectal bleeding, the associated symptoms, possible underlying conditions,

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