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A 31-year-old female asked about a 32-year-old male:

My husband is haveing pain near his anus. and its been hurting him now for about 4 days. he did just started taking some new vitamins protein vitamin?

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Dr. Michael Turner
Family Medicine 37 years experience
Questionable assoc: Anal pain is most likely caused by hemorrhoids, fissures, abscesses, proctalgia fugax, or levator ani syndrome. If his new vitamin product is causing constipation, this could flare up any of the foregoing. The vitamin preparation could be causing inflammation in his anal area - proctitis. Generally speaking, vitamin preparations are not the cause of anal pain. Please see your physician.

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