- Q How is anal itching treated?
Dr. Howard LeWine, Internal MedicineBreaking the itch-scratch-itch cycle can be very challenging. There is no quick and easy treatment. The anal area is sensitive and can easily become irritated and itchy.Even without realizing it, many people scratch at night. This makes the situation... Full Answer
- Q What causes a rectocele?
Dr. Kevin Windom, Obstetrics & GynecologyThe most common cause for a rectocele is obstetric trauma. During a vaginal delivery, the connective tissue between the rectum and vagina can be torn, and then years after the vaginal delivery this weakness in connective tissue can form a hernia in which... Full Answer