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My 84 year old mother periodically has tightness in her anal cavity preventing bowel movement

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  • Posted By: Anonymous
  • October 22, 2014
  • 00:24 AM

She uses suppositories but when its too tight
to enter, she needs to use the hemorrhoid cream
to loosen it enough. After a few days its normal
but then the tightness comes back again. There is
no pain. Doctor does not understand my condition.
Very frustrated with this condition.
Any advise.

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  • No mass blocking the anus? Could she become constipated and unable to dedicate? Can her doctor easily do a digital exam through the anus and vagina? These questions may be redundant however, not sure what has be completed. Does she see a GI doctor or a Family practice doctor?
    Anonymous 1 Replies
    • October 31, 2014
    • 02:26 AM
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