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A 19-year-old female asked:

My anus stings/hurts when i pass a bowel movement ?

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Dr. Ralph Kingsford
Pediatrics 36 years experience
Possible fissure: You may have an anal fissure. Try Sitz baths an apply some Vaseline to the peri anal region. If it persists or you have bloody bowel movements, have yourself checked by your physician.
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