A 46-year-old male asked:

I feel a stinging in my bum aafter an hour or two of sitting. what is it?

1 doctor answer2 doctors weighed in
Dr. Marsha Davis
Internal Medicine 30 years experience
Hemorrhoids??: Sitting a lot and constipation are the two biggest risk factors for males for hemorrhoids
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