Our reporter Jiang Meiqin
Incurable anorectal disease, difficult to improve constipation
Aunt Shen was originally in good health, but recently she was frowning all day because of constipation. She ate a lot of fruits, vegetables, and whole grains every day. She tried a lot of folk remedies and prescriptions, but her constipation was always good and bad, and she often tortured people. As a last resort, Aunt Shen went to the hospital for help from a doctor. As a result, the doctor checked and found that Aunt Shen had hemorrhoids, and the cause of constipation was probably related to hemorrhoids. So the doctor performed an operation on Aunt Shen. After a period of recovery, not only the hemorrhoids were gone, but the constipation also disappeared.
Uncover the obstacle at the "exit"
The anorectal is the only outlet for the body to discharge stool. Diseases in this part of the body are likely to hinder normal stool excretion. Director Wang said that there are many anorectal and intestinal diseases that can cause constipation, such as hemorrhoids, anal fissure, internal rectal prolapse, pelvic floor disease, etc., and even intestinal stenosis or obstruction caused by inflammation and tumors.
Hemorrhoids: Arguably the most common anorectal disease that causes constipation. Hemorrhoids are a chronic disease of one or more soft venous clusters formed by varicose venous plexus at the bottom of the anorectum and anal mucosa. Constipation can cause hemorrhoids, and hemorrhoids can also cause constipation, and the two can be mutually cause and effect. Constipation patients with hemorrhoids, if the hemorrhoids are not treated, the constipation is difficult to cure.
Anal fissure: It is a small ulcer formed after laceration of the skin layer of the anal canal below the dentate line. Anal fissure and constipation are also difficult brothers, with periodic pain in the anus, paroxysmal knife-like pain during defecation, which relieves a few minutes after defecation, and then continues to have severe pain for several hours. The patient will become habitual due to fear of defecation. Accompanied by sexual constipation, bleeding in the stool and periodic pain are the main manifestations, especially in some new mothers, especially after delivery, it is easy to suddenly cause anal fissure. . When anal fissure and constipation accompany, simultaneous treatment is required.
Internal rectal prolapse or rectal protrusion: It is one of the common causes of outlet obstructive constipation, which is more common in women. The main manifestations are the fullness of the perineum during defecation, laborious defecation, increased frequency, long defecation time, incomplete defecation and anal obstruction and swelling. Wake up better in the morning, and the anus begins to feel uncomfortable after defecation. Some people feel more swollen in the afternoon or at night. The conditioning of Chinese medicine and the change of living habits can receive certain effects.
Tumors: Tumors of the colon and rectum can cause narrowing of the intestinal lumen and difficulty in defecation. Tumors of the lower rectum often have a feeling of incomplete defecation. In severe cases, obstruction occurs. This situation must be paid attention to in time, timely inspection, and surgery The best time.
Inflammation: Chronic inflammation of the colon and rectum, intestinal dysfunction can also cause constipation, or diarrhea and constipation alternate. In this case, in addition to the treatment of chronic inflammation, it is also necessary to pay attention to the regulation of daily life, develop the habit of regular bowel movements, adjust diet, drink plenty of water, and adhere to appropriate physical exercises to enhance physical fitness and adjust emotions. Improve colorectal function.