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Why does my butt tingle when I need to poop

A 21-year-old male asked:
Dr. Leslie Michel
Internal Medicine 20 years experience
Hemorrhoid or yeast: Hemorrhoids can cause an itching sensation. Yeast infections are also common in that area and may present with itching. An antifungal cream could he... Read More

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A 33-year-old member asked:
Dr. Bruce Pierce
Obstetrics and Gynecology 30 years experience
This is probably: Normal, but see your doctor to rule out an infection.
A 30-year-old male asked:
Dr. Rebecca Gliksman
Internal Medicine 39 years experience
Tingling near anus: Sound like sicatica like pain/ parathesias due to herniation ( saddle anesthesia). Sitting places a lot of pressure on the spine and can exacerbate d... Read More
Dr. James Krick
Urology 37 years experience
Get examined: Your best option is to be examined by a physician. There are numerous possibilities but prostatitis is one possibility
A female asked:
Dr. Ayman Omar
Specializes in Neurology
Not necessarily: Hi TKnox, Perianal tingling can happen as a result of nerve root compression in the sacral spine which is slightly lower than the level you describe h... Read More
A male asked:
Dr. Katharine Cox
Pediatric Emergency Medicine 46 years experience
Be checked: You may have a healing hemorrhoid or fissure or something like pinworms. Be examined and have a stool sample. All the best.
A 28-year-old male asked:
Dr. Hunter Handsfield
Infectious Disease 54 years experience
Maybe nothing wrong?: These are very nonspecific symptoms, meaning that they do not point to any particular disorder. It sounds like you're just describing awareness of bot... Read More
A 31-year-old male asked:
Dr. John Kim
Dr. John Kimanswered
Internal Medicine 18 years experience
See a urologist: May have an issue with erectile dysfunction that could mean vascular or nerve pathologies. May want to visit urologist for further evaluation.
A 19-year-old male asked:
Dr. Yvette Kratzberg
Pediatrics 25 years experience
Flatulence and intestinal pain can both be caused by excess gas production. A change in the intestinal flora (gut bacteria) or an intestinal parasitic... Read More
A 34-year-old member asked:
Dr. Mohammed Shafi
Gastroenterology 37 years experience
Anal itching: Sometimes this can be due to hemorrhoids.Allergies to medication can also cause these symptoms.Try preparation h for a week , see your doctor if there... Read More
A 55-year-old male asked:
Dr. Arthur Heller
Gastroenterology 44 years experience
Prostate?: Could be prostate, passage of kidney stone, etc. Ride a bike? Pressure in/on the area/ nerves could cause. Any question, see md.
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