Botox Hem Diary

Are you having, or have you had a Lateral Internal Sphincterotomy (LIS)? Please share your experiences here, or ask any questions.

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Re: Botox Hem Diary

Postby Pia Alive » 15 Aug 2014, 12:14

Just popping in to send some love to you. I feel a bit guilty to say things are great for me ..still. Good luck for your surgery. You deserve a break.
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Re: Botox Hem Diary

Postby Alyssa » 16 Aug 2014, 12:59

Pia,

Happy to hear that you are doing well.. just had a question... do you suffer from irritation after healing?
2/14 Fissure developed
3/14 Diagnosed w/ fissure given Nifedipine
4/14 Referred to Pelvic Floor Physical Therapy=Pelvic Floor Dysfunction
5/14 Fissure declared "healed"/chronic anal pain persists
9/5/14 Botox to pelvic floor
9/22 biofeedback
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Re: Botox Hem Diary

Postby Rachael 1984 » 17 Aug 2014, 12:12

Thanks PIA! Great to hear from you... And I'm so pleased you are doing well. Keep up the good work! Xxxx
Hem Banding sept 2012
2Fissures
Nitro- Effective short term
April 2013-Botox-Effective short term
Diltazem-No effect, developed Rash
July 2014-Diagnosed High Resting Pressure
LIS performed on 17.9.14
Ongoing pain/re-tears. Awaiting pressure test results.
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Re: Botox Hem Diary

Postby Fissurefrustration » 22 Apr 2015, 12:06

I had the same op as you Rachael (Botox and banding) and it's fascinating to read your story here. I'm on day 5 with a chronic fissure at 7pm just like you had!! I can't tell if my bands have come off yet but my external hems are being put under a lot of pressure from internal hems being banded and the whole area is so tender. Ugh :( x
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Suffering since June 2013 :(

Methods tried:
Sitz Baths
GTN cream - awful migraines!
Manuka Honey / Coconut oil / Aloe
Vitamin E suppositories
Tablets (Fiber, Cod liver oil with vit A+D, Multi vits)my + tag excision X 2
Dilatiazem - so far so good.
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Re: Botox Hem Diary

Postby sugarspice » 27 Apr 2015, 07:52

Hi Rach, how are you? Are you booked in for another LIS? Did you see my CRS? xxx
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