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Anus itching

A 34-year-old member asked:
Dr. Imran Saeed
19 years experience Colon and Rectal Surgery
Most commonly : Related to dietary habbits.Avoid increase ingestion of coffee, beer, chocolate, spicy food, tomatoes, grapefruit or orangejuice and nuts.Use baby wipe ... Read More

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A 35-year-old member asked:
Dr. Mohammed Shafi
36 years experience Gastroenterology
Anal itching: Try preparation h(otc) and see your doctor.
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A 18-year-old female asked:
Dr. Frank Pancotto
46 years experience Gastroenterology
Hemorrhoid: May be hemorrhoids.
A 22-year-old male asked:
Dr. Otto Placik
34 years experience Plastic Surgery
Many things: Your sensation of movement is concerning and raises the question of parasites. This is especially concerning if you have traveled outside the country. ... Read More
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A 27-year-old male asked:
Dr. David Drewitz
27 years experience Gastroenterology
No...: Herpes would be painful. Anal itching is most commonly caused by either hemorrhoids or a fungal dermatitis. Get checked by your doctor.
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A 17-year-old female asked:
Dr. Leslie Leighton
43 years experience Internal Medicine
Possible: need rectal exam
A 20-year-old male asked:
Dr. Vance Harris
37 years experience Family Medicine
Excessive cleaning?: Literally thousands of different species live in that area so dont be too clean. Excessive rubbing can irritate the skin. Clean gently but not excessi ... Read More
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A 47-year-old male asked:
Dr. James Ferguson
46 years experience Pediatrics
Some basics: With pinworms the itch has little to do with the worms. It is triggered by a skin reaction to the goo the female lays her eggs in at the anus. It take ... Read More
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A 25-year-old male asked:
Dr. Robert Killian
28 years experience General Practice
Slow Down: Anus itching is not in any way a symptom of herpes. First, congratulation on having a sexual encounter. Second, what is the real problem here? Gett ... Read More

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