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Did you doctor noticed any cut or tear in that region?
Do you suffer from constipation or diarrhea?
no cut or tear just slight splits. The bleeding is more of a slight seeping rather than free flow blood and is prevelent when wiping as skin is very very tender
Do you have any Sharp, stinging or burning pain during and following a bowel movement.
no motion is fine just stibg sensation from tender skin being stretched and if i use wet wipes then stings where slight splits in skin are. It is these splits that I cant get to heal
You can use cream prescribed by your doctor.
This helps to relieve discomfort
More over you can use zinc oxide also.
You have to keep area clean and dry.
but that cream is primarily to stop itching - which it does very well - but it does nothing to heal splits in skin and indeed I feel actually prevents healing of open wound. Correct me if I am wrong here but the presence of a steroid will curtail open wound healing?
the baby zinc oxide cream did nothing to encourage healing
Soaking in warm water for 10 to 20 minutes several times a day helps.
This is known as Sitz baths
i am aware bath helps and endeavour to try but can't when away for long day at work and in a sitting position where are gets sweaty and does not stay dry
is there no medication to encourage the healing of the split skin?
Healing will take place own it own you can apply medication to prevent infection .
There are antiseptic cream.
Hydrocortisone serves as an anti-inflamatory, that is why it's usually used on areas that are red and itchy.
i have recently being using antiseptic cream as u suggest. So basically try the baths and give it time?
Ahh - the area does not appear red and inflamed. Hence I wondered if Hydrocortisone was preventing the healing?
If you have constyipation or diarrgea treat that as well.
neither - motions are ok
You need to stick to simple diet
NO spicy food
yes - am aware that that increases pain in the area.
Avoid straining during bowel movements.
ok will give it time
I hope this helped
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well u have confirmed what I kinda new . Guess I was seeking a 'miricle' cream to heal the splits!
Get well soon
NO NEED TO APPLY ANYTHING MORE.
Body will heal own it own.
You need to avoid infection.
Keeping area clean and dry and wearing loose cotton clothes is important.