Causes of Anorectal pain

Haemorrhoids [top]

  • Fresh rectal bleeding
  • Usually painless but may cause pain anorectal pain
  • Blood on toilet paper when wiping
  • Protrusion following straining at defaecation

Proctitis [top]

  • Anorectal pain,tenesmus, rectal bleeding
  • Can be caused by radiation, herpetic infection or sexually transmitted infection

Anal fissure [top]

  • Anorectal pain, Rectal bleeding
  • Pain on defaecation
  • Pain on wiping