A 21-year-old male asked:
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anal burning/stinging sensation lasted 5 hours after a bowl movement but eased off after applying anusoul cream. what is this? not the first time!

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Dr. Steven Simon
37 years experience Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation
Hemorrhoids likely: Hard dry stools could be the cause, so start drinking more water,,or,using polyethylene glycol ( generic maralax). Hemorrhoids can be inside or outside the anus and can be easily diagnosed by your doc with a rectal exam. Occasionally a deep scrape, anal,fissure could be the cause, so it should be correctly diagnosed to get. Est treatment options
Answered on Nov 22, 2014
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