Indicates how far the tumour has grown into the bowel wall and nearby areas. Skin conditions: the skin around your anus may be sensitive to anything that comes in contact with it such as toilet paper, underwear washed with certain detergents, harsh soaps, bubble bath and dry skin, or skin that has too much moisture. The most widely used classification is the parks classification which distinguishes four kinds of fistula: intersphincteric, transsphincteric, suprasphincteric and extrasphincteric. On the left images of a patient who presented with anal complaints. Avoiding foods and medications known to cause itchy anus can also reduce symptoms. Given the delicate and germy area, i’d really like for this to not bleed whenever he tries to go.
When to see your gp
Your gp plays a key role in your care throughout your treatment for anal cancer. If these tests do not rule out cancer, you will usually be referred to a colorectal surgeon, who will arrange more tests and treatment.