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Sore **m, huge abdomen!

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  • Posted By: Anonymous
  • May 7, 2009
  • 00:11 PM

Hello,
Please, can anybody help me?
Starting on 7th February this year (and by now I am so fed up and frustrated with it all!) I have had what I can only describe as a swollen anus and a distended abdomen.
I have been to the doctors many times, they have ruled out piles, fungal infection, skin infection. I have been tested for thyriod functions and to see if I'm allergic to wheat or gluten - all of which came back fine. I had a urine test, all was fine. Pregnancy test even, which I'm not.
But this has been going on for so long now I feel like I'm going to 'snap' and rip my **m off just to be rid of it!
All of the time my **m feels like it is swollen, to me it feels a bit like the muscles all around. It gets extra swollen after I've been to the toilet (Bowel movement) and feels a bit numb to the touch. When I'm walking about it feels like I'm walking around with my knickers stuck in my **m-crack! (But they're not!) and if I walk for any distance my **m really starts to hurt.
My stomach is huge and discusting. I can't seem to eat anything more than about half a sandwich or equivalent without feeling too full, like I've over-eaten. After I have eaten my stomach gets extra huge. But then if I don't eat for ages, that makes it get extra huge too!
I can't sit normally in a chair for very long before I start to get pains in my **m and abdomen. The last few weeks I've started getting bad stomach cramps if I need to pass wind or need to open my bowels.
The doc told me to go home, try and ignore it and it'll probably sort itself out... but that was about 2 months ago now and nothing has changed. No improvement. Only differance now is the extra stomach cramps!
Doc has told me to go and get some swabs done now (I'm female by the way!) but I really don't see what that has to do with anything. Even my doc conceded that a problem with my 'bits' wouldn't give me a sore **m. And I've had infections there before, and this isn't anything like that.
I was told years ago that I might have IBS - might that have anything to do with this?
Please, can anyone help me? I'd be so grateful for even the smallest insight. Any questions, please ask me.
Thank you very, very much in advance.

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  • Hi poor you. Ive had 4 years of ***l and my stomach looked like I was 5 months pregnant, mine is complicated but basically I ended up losing my colon, do you get constipation? Ive found a fanastic barrier cream that I was given after losing my colon as I have constant diahhorea and a sore anus, it is called Cavilon and is available from chemists, it is fantastic and the best soothing cream i have ever tried and Ive had loads.
    crunchiejoe 61 Replies Flag this Response
  • Hi. My name is Mary Biederstadt. I'm doing good now, but I suffered for many years with painful sex, constipation, hemorrhoids, GERD, and painful urination. I had no idea that these symptoms were all related, and that I was well on my way to pelvic prolapse.I've started a blog to inform people about their Psoas and Piriformis muscles, and how to stretch them. These muscles and others in the area are what truly support the pelvic organs and holds us up down there! Please go read http://mystretchedbody.blogspot.com/search/label/Hernia%20Pelvic%20Prolapse%20Gerd
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  • Hi. My name is Mary Biederstadt. I'm doing good now, but I suffered for many years with painful sex, constipation, hemorrhoids, GERD, and painful urination. I had no idea that these symptoms were all related, and that I was well on my way to pelvic prolapse. I've started a blog to inform people about their Psoas and Piriformis muscles, and how to stretch them. These muscles and others in the area are what truly support the pelvic organs and holds us up down there! Please go read http://mystretchedbody.blogspot.com/search/label/Hernia%20Pelvic%20Prolapse%20Gerd see my web page www.kerrymaidmentinfo.co.uk and see what happens when bowel problems like yours go undiagnosed. Ive had 11 ops including one for bowel prolapse, GP's just arent listening or saying rubbish like its IBS, severe constipation is not normal and shouldnt have to be lived with, especially if like most you eat well. If its left, what happened to me could happen to someone else. Most importantly is try not to strain on the toilet it does so much damage, read my page then if i can help send me a note x
    crunchiejoe 61 Replies
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    • 04:29 PM
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