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A 37-year-old female asked:

Hi my wife has a burning cut like sensation after poop . her stool test is all normal. no other pan in stomach or anywhere. no blood. the discomfort i?

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Dr. John Feola
Internal Medicine 32 years experience
PRURITIS ANI : PRURITIS ANI = ITCY ANUS/ANAL PAIN Top causes are hemorrhoids/anal fissures./yeast infection It may also cause BRBPR..You need a full exam and rectal exam to make diagnosis. Lab work may be needed to Check for anemIa. If you still have symptoms stool cultures and a colonoscopy may be warranted . In the meantime stay well hydrated 64-80 oz water/dy. And gluten free with high fiber gutbliss.com

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