Anal fissure itchy

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Learn more. A fissure most commonly occurs after an episode of constipation, but it can happen after an attack of diarrhea. A fissure begins on the surface and usually heals rapidly on its own. Sometimes fissures may deepen to reach the underlying sphincter muscle the muscle around the anal canal. It is not completely understood why some fissures heal and others do not.

What is anal fissure and what causes it?

Anal Fissures | UPMC

Jump to content. An anal fissure is a tear in the lining of the lower rectum anal canal that causes pain during bowel movements. Anal fissures don't lead to more serious problems. Most anal fissures heal with home treatment after a few days or weeks.

How You Can Deal With Anal Fissures

Jump to content. Top of the page Check Your Symptoms. Rectal problems are common. Almost everyone will experience some rectal itching, pain, or bleeding at some time during his or her life.
The itching may become worse at night or after a bowel movement. Scratching the area results in further irritation and makes the itching worse instead of relieving it. Scratching with the fingernails may result in skin damage or an infection. If the itch-scratch cycle persists, it can lead to extreme discomfort, soreness, and burning.