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Anal Fissure Symptoms, Signs, Home, Medical, and Surgery Treatment and Healing Time Topic Guide

Anal Fissure Anal Fissure: Anal fissures are small tears in the skin overlying the anus. Anal fissures are generally caused by constipation, or straining with a bowel movement. Symptoms of an anal fissure include severe pain during a bowel movement, drops of blood in the toilet, and pain while sitting. Anal fissure treatment includes home remedies such as Sitz baths and a high fiber diet and medical treatment of such as medication, botox injections, or surgery.

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