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what should i do if i have an itchy anus for a week?

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Dr. John Weeks
44 years experience Family Medicine
Don't scratch: A number of possibilities can cause anal itching. Some include irritation from feces, food sensitivities, (some spicy foods and coffee bother some people), hemorrhoids, contact allergies, yeast infection. If you can't figure it out, ask your doctor.
Answered on Apr 7, 2016
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