Gynecologists will sometimes perform a rectovaginal exam in you should not engage in sexual intercourse (including anal sex) for 24 hours.
Most anal fissures heal with home treatment after a few days or weeks. These are called short-term (acute) anal fissures. If you have an anal fissure that hasn't.
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