Good afternoon, Doctor. My anal canal is red and swollen, and there is a lump inside it. What is the cause? It hurts and it is uncomfortable.
Doc, my name is Dewi, 49 years old (female). I have piles and had undergone surgery once but it recurred. And then I treated it with ointment but it made me allergic, red spots appeared and made my anus itch. Lately the piles have been bleeding again. Should I undergo surgery again? But what if it recurs again? Are there any tips so it doesn’t recur after surgery?
I am a 27 year old male. My stomach hurts after eating spicy foods, and I always defecate afterwards. But the stools are always a few and red. And it makes my anus feel hot. It is always like that. What is likely the cause, Doc? And is it true spicy foods cause appendicitis?
I am 31 years old. I have gallstones and my laboratorium test shows I have a high level of SGOT and SGPT. But I don’t feel any symptoms. I also get tired easily. What should I do, Doc?
When I strain while defecating, I feel the left side of my stomach, from my navel downwards, is hard and painful. When I stand up after that, it also hurts. I have to take a rest, sitting or lying down for a few minutes. Is this a sign of hernia?
Good afternoon, Doc. My little brother had surgery for appendicitis last month. Now, in that area, he feels pain again. And his feces is watery. What is the cause?
Doc, my mother was diagnosed with intestinal disease 7 months ago. She complains about pain in the stomach everytime she eats, and sometimes there is blood in her stools. She had undergone endoscopy and colonoscopy. The result shows rectal polyp. What is the good medicine for this?
Doc, I want to ask. I have recurring constipation. When it recurs, I cannot defecate for around two weeks. Papaya juice with lemon usually helps. But when I don’t drink the juice, the constipation recurs again. Is it okay to keep drinking the juice? I am worried that the main problem is actually in my colon.
Doc, I had undergone surgery for my piles, but it recurs again and gets worse. The lump is stuck and cannot be pushed back in. Some people suggest that I undergo bipolar tech surgery. Can I still undergo surgery for the second time?
Doc, I want to ask. I have undergone surgery for piles but these 2 months I have been having liquid and mucus and sometimes blood discharge from my anus, like a watery stool and I cannot control it, especially when I fart. Please give me your explanation, Doc. Thank you
I have very painful hemorrhoids. I had surgery 3 years ago. Can I undergo surgery twice?
Hello, Doctor, I want to ask, my husband has been having constipation for a long time. He had undergone colonoscopy but there was no disease found. And then my husband took laxative. When the stools came out, there was blood in it and my husband complained about pain in his anus after defecation. Please give suggestions, Doc, is this normal? What should he do?
Good afternoon, Doc. I want to ask, does hernia come with cough and fever? There is a red lump on my husband’s stomach. It hurts him when he stands or moves. I worry about hernia. But he also has cough and fever. Please give me your answer, Doc.
My father has hernia. He is 63 years old. Currently he regularly undergoes dialysis. Is it safe for him to undergo hernia surgery?
I have gallstones, but they are small and only a few. I want to ask, Doc. If it is not severe, what can I do to reduce the size and the amount of them? I worry they will get bigger and more if I leave them untreated
Lately I have been feeling my stomach twisting at night. I feel like wanting to defecate but the feces doesn’t come out. I am a 34 year old male. What should I do?
My name is Iis, a 48 year old woman. I have very big piles and it bleeds. It has been troubling me for 2 weeks. I have had surgery for piles before. Please give me information, Doc, what is the more effective surgery?
I have been having diarrhea for 3 weeks. My stomach is hot and my anus hurts. Please give me your advice, Doc, what should I do? Is there any food I should avoid?
Not only blood, there is also pus from my piles. It hurts, itches, and is smelly. Please give me your advice, Doc, what should I do to treat this? I have taken medicine but it doesn’t get better.
Doc, I am 22 years old and have 2 children. Three years ago, I had piles. I had surgery 3 weeks ago and it has been 3 days since the lump grew back. It is small. Should I undergo surgery again? Would a repeated surgery stop the piles from growing back?
Doctor, I have grade 3 hemorrhoids. My friend said grade 3 needs surgery. Is that true? If so, does this surgery have side effects? How long does it take to recover?
Doc, it has been almost a week since I have had difficulties defecating. Sometimes I feel weak and vomit. Why is this so, Doc? I am a 49 year old female
My father is 58 years old and it has been 3 days since he has blood in his stools. What is the medicine?
I have a lump outside my anus after giving birth to my first child. Lately, when my stools are hard, that lump is hard as well. Sometimes it hurts, sometimes it gets better but then the pain recurs when I have another hard defecation. Is this a severe hemorrhoid or what, Doc? Please give me your explanation
I want to ask, my mother in-law has not been able to defecate since a long time ago. We took her to the hospital on an outpatient basis. The last check up result showed everything is fine. But at home, she feels there is a lump in her stomach. It gets bigger. She cannot hold her urine too and the amount of her urine is excessive. What condition is this? What should we do?
Doc, after having surgery to remove his colon tumor, my husband complains about pain in the stomach and he has diarrhea. It has been a week. What should we do? What condition is this?
Doc, after giving birth, I always feel a burning sensation after defecating. Why is that? Is that dangerous? I am a 32 year old female
Hello, Doctor. My name is Yadi, a 58 year old male. I have undergone surgery for colon polyp 2 years ago. In the middle of this year, I feel the same symptoms like when I had polyp. But my defecation is normal (when I had polyp, I had severe constipation). Please give me your advice, Doc, should I check now? Can colon polyp recur?
If my father had colorectal cancer when he lived, what can I do to prevent it? I am a 29 year old male.
Lately my bowel movement is hard. If I don’t strain, the stools won’t come out. But if I do, there is blood in my stools. And after defecation, my anus hurts. Is this a severe hemorrhoid or what, Doc?
Good evening. My husband had surgery for piles 7 months ago. Why does he have an uncomfortable small lump? Is that skin tag?
Doc, can stage 1 colorectal cancer be cured with surgery only, without chemotherapy? And what can be done to prevent the cancer from recurring after surgery?
Doctor, my name is Egi, a 40 years old female. I have Autoimun Sjogren and now I have a chance to have Autoimun IBD or Autoimun Chron too (currently observed by an internist - allergy and immunology subspecialist, because there is a lump in my rectum. If it is measured with a finger, it is located 7cm inside my anus. I haven’t undergone colonoscopy. This morning my stools are red, at 7 and 9 AM. I am about to undergo a complete feces test. I want to ask, if I have rectal lump 7cm away from my anus surface (it is almost as long as surgeon’s pointing finger), should I undergo colon removal surgery?
Good morning, Doc. My husband has hernia. It started in his lower abdomen. We went to a traditional massage to treat it. He got better for a while. But now, one of his testicles gets bigger and prolapses. I am convincing him to undergo surgery. He worried that his testicle will be removed in surgery. Is that true? Is there any recurring chance after surgery?
Doc, my name is Ishadi, a 39 years old male. I have been having constipation since two weeks ago. When I defecate, it hurts a lot. Why is that? How to treat it?
Doc, I want to ask. My friend has fresh blood when she defecates, but it comes from her vagina. Why is that so?
Doc, my father is 55 years old. He was diagnosed with grade 2 hemorrhoids and abscess. He has blood in his stools and pain when he sits. My question is, if he undergoes surgery for his abscess, should he also have surgery for his hemorrhoids?
Good morning, Doc. My name is Dian, a 36 years old female. I have been having blood in my stools for 2 weeks. The blood is dark red. And when I defecate, my stomach hurts so much, it makes all of my body weak. I have taken painkiller but it only lasts for a few hours. I have been trying to avoid oily and spicy food, but when I defecate, the pain persists. Please give me your advice, what should I do?
My name is Maya, 30 years old. I am currently 4 months pregnant. It would be my first born. It has been more than 10 days. I haven’t been able to defecate. It feels like the stools are blocked. I have seen my obgyn and my pregnancy is just fine. I read about colonoscopy but I am worried to undergo it due to my pregnancy. Please give me your advice, Doc.
Hello, Doc. My name is Aris, 40 years old. These 2 weeks, I have been having constipation and feeling a burning sensation inside my stomach although I don’t eat spicy food. I try to eat fruits but it only makes me bloat. My stomach is as hard as a stone. What should I do, Doc?
My name is Zami, a 49 year old male. I have been having diarrhea for more than 2 weeks. Everytime I defecate, my stomach cramps so much. My feces is dark. Please give me advice on how to treat it.
Doc, does menstruation affect the piles? When I am on my period, my piles hurt and I have blood in my stools. I am 33 years old. Should I cure my piles?
After having surgery for piles, I feel heat in my anus when I defecate. Why is that, Doc?
Hello, Doc. It has been a long time since I have constipation. There are only a few stools coming out and my defecation feels unfinished. It gives me a stomach ache. Like I want to defecate but nothing comes out. The pain is below my navel. The pain is relieved after watery stools, but then it will recur again. What should I do? Am I having piles?
Doc, two months ago I underwent treatment for piles. These two months after treatment, I don’t feel pain anymore in my anus. But this morning, when I had a bowel movement, I saw fresh blood in my stools. But it doesn’t hurt. Does this have something to do with my piles?
My son is 25 but he already has bleeding piles, Doc. Is this normal? Would it get severe as he grows up later?
My husband had surgery for colon polyp. Is there any food he should avoid to prevent the polyp from recurring, Doc?
Doc, my wife, 54 years old, has colon polyp. She has undergone surgery but I am afraid, can it turn into cancer?
Doc, my son is 17 years old. After having surgery for gallstones, he often has stomach ache. Please give me solution, Doc
My wife was diagnosed with colon inflammation. Is there any food she should avoid to prevent it from recur?
I have had pain in my lower abdomen since last week and my bowel movement is hard. Why is that, Doc?
Hello, Doc. I am an 18 years old girl. I want to ask. I have hemorrhoids. There is a small growth in my anus and it prolapses when I defecate. I can push it back in with my finger. I once treated it with a bullet medicine. When I was about to push the medicine, I saw the growth prolapse although I have pushed it back in after defecation and I didn’t do any strenuous activities. But when I wanted to push the medicine, the growth prolapsed and it happened several times. What should I do, Doc? Now my bowel movement is hard. Would straining be dangerous for my condition? Can you give any advice for me? Thank you
Doc, my husband at 42 years old has recurring hemorrhoids. He has undergone surgery but it still recurs. What should he do?
Doc, I have been having mucus in my stools, like pus, for these 2 days. What disease is this, Doc? How to treat it?
Doc, I want to ask. My mother is 51 years old. She complains about pain in her stomach, constipation, and blood in her stools (fresh blood), losing weight due to loss of appetite. We consulted a doctor and she was advised to undergo colonoscopy. After colonoscopy, it turned out my mother has ulcerative colitis. Now she is under treatment. But, she doesn’t get better although she takes medications. What should she do, Doc? And what is actually the cause of ulcerative colitis? What kind of lifestyle should she have? Thank you, Doc
Doc, I have been having diarrhea for a week. My anus feels hot after defecation. I have stopped eating spicy food and fries but to no improvement. Please give me your advice, Doc
My elder sister, 51 years old, has had mucus and blood in her stool since 2 days ago, Doc. It started with 3 days of constipation, but when she can move her bowel again, she has this condition. What should we do, Doc?
There is something like a boil in my anus. When I strain while having bowel movement, it hurts. How to differentiate the dangerous anus boil (tumor) from the benign one?
Doc, 9 months ago I had surgery for anal fistula. But one week after surgery, there is pus leaking through the stitch and it stinks. Now the stitch is dry, but the fistula recurs. Can the Mount Elizabeth Hospital Singapore handle an anal fistula with a guarantee of recovery? It has been hurting me a lot. If so, how much is the estimated cost for the surgery? Thank you
Doc, I had abscess surgery last week and now my anus is red and itchy. Does it mean the disease is still there?
Lately I have been feeling pain in my lower left abdomen. When it hurts, I can not stand up. My stomach aches like I need to defecate but I can not. Please give me advice and solution, Doc
Good afternoon, Doc. I am currently on treatment for intestinal inflammation. I have been on treatment for around 3 weeks. While I am on treatment, I have bleeding stools in the morning. Is this a side effect of the treatment?
I have undergone surgery for gallstones but the pain recurs. What is the cause of it, Doc?
These 3 months, I have been having constipation and taking soft laxatives. But these two days, I have been having stomach ache but the stools won’t come out. Is this a laxative effect? How do I treat my constipation?
Doc, can a hernia mesh be broken? Because my husband who had hernia surgery last month is now having his lower abdomen swollen and painful again
Hello, Doc, if we have piles, should we treat it with surgery or traditional medicines? If it is traditional medicine, what should we take?
Good afternoon, Doc. I am a 26 years old female. I had surgery for anal fissure last month. If today I don’t defecate, I will see fresh blood in my stool the next day. And sometimes it still hurts after defecation. I still feel a mucus in my anus. When would my condition get back to normal, Doc? And is this fresh blood after surgery a danger sign?
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