Anal Fissure: Causes, Signs and Effective Treatment

Ronald Grisanti D.C., D.A.B.C.O., DACBN, MS, CFMP What is an anal fissure? An anal fissure is a tear or crack in the lining of the lower rectum (anal canal) that causes pain during bowel movements. Fissures are sometimes confused with hemorrhoids. Most anal fissures...