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Anal ulcer

Anal ulcer: Introduction

Anal ulcer: The occurrence of an ulcer that is located in the anatomical location of the anus. See detailed information below for a list of 3 causes of Anal ulcer, Symptom Checker, including diseases and drug side effect causes.

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Anal ulcer: Symptom Checker

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Anal ulcer Treatments

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Stories from Users for Anal ulcer

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Medications or substances causing Anal ulcer:

The following drugs, medications, substances or toxins are some of the possible causes of Anal ulcer as a symptom. Always advise your doctor of any medications or treatments you are using, including prescription, over-the-counter, supplements, herbal or alternative treatments.

Anal ulcer: Comorbid Symptoms

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Causes of General Symptom Types

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Causes of Similar Symptoms to Anal ulcer

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Anal ulcer: Deaths

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Misdiagnosis and Anal ulcer

Chronic digestive conditions often misdiagnosed: When diagnosing chronic symptoms of the digestive tract, there are a variety of conditions that may be misdiagnosed. The best known, irritable bowel syndrome, is more »

Intestinal bacteria disorder may be hidden cause: One of the lesser known causes of diarrhea is an imbalance of bacterial in the gut, sometimes called intestinal imbalance. The more »

Antibiotics often causes diarrhea: The use of antibiotics are very likely to cause some level of diarrhea in patients. The reason is that antibiotics more »

Food poisoning may actually be an infectious disease: Many people who come down with "stomach symptoms" like diarrhea assume that it's "something I ate" (i.e. food poisoning). In fact, it's more likely to be an infectious more »

Mesenteric adenitis misdiagnosed as appendicitis in children: Because appendicitis is one of the more feared conditions for a child with abdominal pain, it can be over-diagnosed (it can, of course, more »

Celiac disease often fails to be diagnosed cause of chronic digestive symptoms: One of the most common chronic digestive conditions is celiac disease, a malabsorption disorder with a variety of symptoms (see symptoms more »

Chronic digestive diseases hard to diagnose: There is an inherent difficulty in diagnosing the various types of chronic digestive diseases. Some of the better known possibilities are peptic ulcer, colon cancer, irritable bowel syndrome, or GERD. more »

Anal ulcer: Research Related Doctors & Specialists

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Hospitals & Clinics: Anal ulcer

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Anal ulcer: Related Rare Diseases

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Anal ulcer: Undiagnosed Conditions

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Detailed list of causes of Anal ulcer

The list below shows some of the causes of Anal ulcer mentioned in various sources:

How Common are these Causes of Anal ulcer?

This information refers to the general prevalence and incidence of these diseases, not to how likely they are to be the actual cause of Anal ulcer. Of the 3 causes of Anal ulcer that we have listed, we have the following prevalence/incidence information:

  • 0 causes are "very common" diseases
  • 0 causes are "common" diseases
  • 0 causes are "uncommon" diseases
  • 0 causes are "rare" diseases
  • 1 causes are "very rare" diseases
  • 2 causes have no prevalence information.

Conditions listing medical symptoms: Anal ulcer:

The following list of conditions have 'Anal ulcer' or similar listed as a symptom in our database. This computer-generated list may be inaccurate or incomplete. Always seek prompt professional medical advice about the cause of any symptom.

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Causes of Anal ulcer Based on Risk Factors

This information shows analysis of the list of causes of Anal ulcer based on whether certain risk factors apply to the patient:

  • Travel - has the patient travelled recently?

    Classifications of Anal ulcer:

    Medical Conditions associated with Anal ulcer:

    Anal symptoms (466 causes), Digestive symptoms (5299 causes), Digestive system symptoms (5299 causes), Mucus membrane symptoms (832 causes)

    Symptoms related to Anal ulcer:

    Anal symptoms (466 causes), Rectal symptoms (88 causes), Rectal bleeding (324 causes), Internal bleeding (22 causes), Anal pain (8 causes), Rectal pain (27 causes), Anal fissure (10 causes), Bloody stools (406 causes), Painful defaecation, Sphincterotomy, Constipation (726 causes)

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