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Possible causes of anal ulcer

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  • Posted By: anon111145
  • June 21, 2007
  • 02:46 AM

I have an embarrassing problem...I have an ulcer kind of thing...almost like an indention, near the bottom of my anus. I am very concerned about this but want to avoid a doctor if at all possible...any ideas?

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  • Celiac disease has a characteristic of the person having a single rectal ulcer (bleeds too). Get checked for that, have you anyone in your immediate family with lactose intolerance.....very common among celiacs, gluten intolerance can cause same and autoimmune responses. Are you losing wt. This test is not foolproof, but should be taken.
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