Faecal incontinence is the inability of a person over the age of four to control the passage of stool or gas.The Bottom Line - Dr Naseem
The Bottom Line – Dr Naseem
Dr Naseem Mirbagheri discusses common medical problems that arise with the colon and rectum, such as haemorrhoids and fistulas, and the treatment options available. Dr Mirbagheri is a Colorectal and Pelvic Floor Surgeon in Melbourne.
Haemorrhoids, also known as piles, are one of the oldest afflictions described in surgical history. The term refers to the blood vessels lining the innermost layer of the canal leading to the anus.The Bottom Line - Dr Naseem
Video: A rectal prolapse is a protrusion of the rectum, the lower part of the large bowel, into and sometimes outside the anus.The Bottom Line - Dr Naseem
Pilonidal disease is a skin disorder of the natal cleft (the dimple or crease between the buttock cheeks). It usually starts with an abscess which after draining leaves a pilonidal sinus.The Bottom Line - Dr Naseem
A fissure is a tear in the inner lining of the anal canal. Similar to a papercut on your hand. This tear is usually very painful and usually results in spasm of the sphincter muscles.The Bottom Line - Dr Naseem