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A 37-year-old member asked:

Does yeast infection cause itchy anal bumps?

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Dr. Heidi Fowler
Psychiatry 25 years experience
Anal bumps: Would not be anticipated from a yeast infection.

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A 46-year-old member asked:

Can a yeast infection cause an extremely itchy anus?

1 doctor answer1 doctor weighed in
Dr. Morris Westfried
Dermatology 46 years experience
Yes: Yeast can affect anal skin as well as intertrigo, inverse psoriasis, food sensitivity, internal or external hemorrhoids, fissure etc. Topical Hydrocortisone is safe short term but get checked if it persists.
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A 22-year-old female asked:

Can a yeast infection cause anal itch?

1 doctor answer3 doctors weighed in
Dr. Martin Raff
Infectious Disease 56 years experience
Yes: The skin and soft tissues react to the yeast by producing rash and sometimes discharge. They can be very itchy.
A member asked:

Can a yeast infection cause itchy lesions around anus area?

2 doctor answers3 doctors weighed in
Dr. Michael Sparacino
Family Medicine 37 years experience
Yes: The anal area can become infected as well.
A 49-year-old member asked:

How can you treat anal yeast infection?

1 doctor answer2 doctors weighed in
Dr. Donald Alves
Emergency Medicine 24 years experience
Antifungal Rx: Need to see dr for evaluation and antifungal prescription. Likely also need evaluated for presence of other stds & HIV (if not already aware).
A 38-year-old member asked:

Is itchiness a sign of yeast infection?

1 doctor answer5 doctors weighed in
Dr. Heidi Fowler
Psychiatry 25 years experience
Often a prominent: symptom. Yeast can present with clumpy, white vaginal discharge to a watery, white discharge. Sometimes a discharge is not apparent. There is no odor. It can cause swelling and redness of vulva along with itching and burning pain. It may lead to pain with urination or intercourse.

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