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73 Possible Causes for Cutaneous Laxity, Tight Anal Sphincter

  • Rectal Prolapse

    There is weakening of the ligaments that support the rectum inside the pelvis combined with a loss of tightness in the anal sphincter muscle.[mycrsdoc.com] […] of the anal sphincter muscle.[evergreenhealth.com] It seems to be a part of the aging process in many patients who experience weakening of the ligaments that support the rectum inside the pelvis as well as loss of tightness[evergreenhealth.com]

  • Anal Fissure

    Too much pressure, tight anal sphincter muscles, and poor blood supply to your anus may lead to their development and poor healing.[web.archive.org] Reasons for this can include: Constipation or passing large or hard stools Explosive or ongoing diarrhea Childbirth Less often, having anal sex or putting things into your[web.archive.org]

    Missing: Cutaneous Laxity
  • Rectal Pain

    They occur due to excessive stretching of the anus and common in individuals with tight anal sphincter tone (the muscle responsible for controlling opening of the anus).[health.in4mnation.com]

    Missing: Cutaneous Laxity
  • Pseudoxanthoma Elasticum

    Pseudoxanthoma elasticum (PXE) is an autosomal recessive disorder, characterized by papular skin lesions and cutaneous laxity caused by fragmentation and mineralization of[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Small papular lesions and cutaneous laxity of the neck ("plucked chicken skin") consistent with pseudoxanthoma elasticum.[webeye.ophth.uiowa.edu] laxity) and/or a positive biopsy of the skin.[symptoma.com]

    Missing: Tight Anal Sphincter
  • West Syndrome

    […] syndactyly (hands 3-4, feet 2-3), joint laxity, and short stature.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] […] with severe intellectual disability, infantile seizures (West syndrome), moderate hearing loss, Dandy-Walker malformation, microcephaly, craniofacial dysmorphism, striking cutaneous[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

    Missing: Tight Anal Sphincter
  • Anal Disorder

    Tight or spastic anal sphincter muscles (muscles that control the closing of the anus), chronic poor bowel habits, anorectal scarring and decreased blood flow to the rectum[healthcommunities.com] If the sphincter muscle does not relax and the anal canal remains too tight, the fissure opens again with each bowel movement.[colonrectal.org] (e.g., gonorrhea, chancroid, syphilis, chlamydia and HIV) can cause anal fissure.[healthcommunities.com]

    Missing: Cutaneous Laxity
  • Familial Visceral Myopathy

    sphincter tone absent Anal tightness Atony of colon Cathartic colon Chronic primary gi pseudoobstruction Constipation due to atony of colon Diffuse dysfunction of smooth[icd9data.com] […] converts directly to: 2015/16 ICD-10-CM K59.8 Other specified functional intestinal disorders Approximate Synonyms Absence of peristalsis of intestine Absent peristalsis Anal[icd9data.com]

    Missing: Cutaneous Laxity
  • Fecal Incontinence

    When inflated, the device keeps your anal sphincter shut tight until you're ready to defecate.[universityendoscopy.com] When inflated, the device keeps your anal sphincter shut tight until you’re ready to defecate.[northtexasendo.com] This process might involve one or more of the following: Anal manometry to check the tightness and responsiveness of the anal sphincter (the muscle that opens and closes to[rush.edu]

    Missing: Cutaneous Laxity
  • Intestinal Hypomotility

    sphincter tone absent Anal tightness Atony of colon Cathartic colon Chronic primary gi pseudoobstruction Constipation due to atony of colon Diffuse dysfunction of smooth[icd9data.com] […] converts directly to: 2015/16 ICD-10-CM K59.8 Other specified functional intestinal disorders Approximate Synonyms Absence of peristalsis of intestine Absent peristalsis Anal[icd9data.com]

    Missing: Cutaneous Laxity
  • Intestinal Stasis

    sphincter tone absent Anal tightness Atony of colon Cathartic colon Chronic primary gi pseudoobstruction Constipation due to atony of colon Diffuse dysfunction of smooth[icd9data.com] […] converts directly to: 2015/16 ICD-10-CM K59.8 Other specified functional intestinal disorders Approximate Synonyms Absence of peristalsis of intestine Absent peristalsis Anal[icd9data.com]

    Missing: Cutaneous Laxity

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