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Genital warts or hemorrhoids? Around my anus it turns purple, and has about two purple bumps/lumps around, it started itching, and now itches more than before. I've noticed when i look in the mirror and push the bumps comes out bigger. How can I know if i

Genital warts or hemorrhoids? Around my anus it turns purple, and has about two purple bumps/lumps around, it started itching, and now itches more than before. I've noticed when i look in the mirror and push the bumps comes out bigger. How can I know if i

This sounds: Like hemorrhoids, either internal and/or external and does not sound like genital warts at all. Caffeine causes the itching and makes you constipated, having to push and thus hemorrhoid symptoms. Eliminate all caffeine and alcohol and drink 80-100 oz fluids per day. See a colorectal surgeon if this does not resolve. ...Read more

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Anus (Definition)

The anus is the opening of the rectum, through which stool and flatus are passed. The anal canal is about an inch in length, and is ...Read more


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I've had hives for 3 months now. Theres red scratch like marks & constant itching. Now its around my genitals & anus. Docs dk what it is, what to do?

I've had hives for 3 months now. Theres red scratch like marks & constant itching. Now its around my genitals & anus. Docs dk what it is, what to do?

Chronic urticaria: If you truly have hives every day for 3 months then you have chronic urticaria. In almost every case, this is an autoimmune state, not an allergy, of variable duration, usually responsive to high dose antihistamine therapy. But first you must confirm that is is urticaria, not scabies, not dermographism, not another skin disorder. Your emphasis on uno-genital symptoms raises concern for something o ...Read more

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Genital itching and pain outside anus - advice please?

Genital itching and pain outside anus - advice please?

See your doctor: A physical exam will help your doctor make the proper diagnosis After checking you she will determine if it is an infection as well as an STD. This may require culture and sensitivity as well as prescription medication. Of course more discussion is in order if you are having anal sex with regard to prevention of many STDs. Get checked soon. ...Read more

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How do I dry out genital herpes on the anus? What can I use for itching? I am on xarelto and i can't take most medicines and i'm afraid to try

How do I dry out genital herpes on the anus?  What can I use for itching?  I am on xarelto and i can't take most medicines and i'm afraid to try

Genital herpes: You cannot "dry it out" rather you can have the lesions burned off; steroids can reduce itching but may make the lesions grow; you can also take the medications for herpes which can suppress the activity of the virus and reduce or eliminate the lesions. ...Read more

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Have excessive itching in my genital area & anus. Have seen a number of doctors & they have given cortezone and antifungal cream but no change.

Have excessive itching in my genital area & anus.   Have seen a number of doctors & they have given cortezone and antifungal cream but no change.

Cut back on : Any caffeine and especially beer, and keep the area dry with cornstarch powder. Avoid the greasy ointments. If fungus is suspected use anti fungal powder such aas Mycostatin (nystatin) rather than the creams. ...Read more

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I got bumps under my genital, my penis and all around my anus and its itching so badly especially if there is a little heat I use funbact a and epiderm tube cream to suppress the itching and those cream has giving me stretch mark

Sounds: Like you have condyloma accuminata or venereal warts of the penis and anus. These are sexually transmitted and can spread and develop into cancer. Stop using creams and see a colon and rectal surgeon for confirmatory diagnosis and proper treatment. ...Read more

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Itches near genitals, could be eczema?

Itches near genitals, could be eczema?

Likely fungal : Young males with itching near the genitals is often a fungal infection ("jock itch"). You can try an over the counter medication. Eczema is also possible if you have a history of eczema. ...Read more

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My anus burns for a while after i secrete and it itches too. What could it be?

Your symptoms could: Be from hemorrhoids or diet related. Pruritus is commonly caused by increase ingestion of coffee, chocolate, beer, orangs/grapefruit juice, tomatoes, spicy food and nuts.Watch your diet, avoid scented toilet papers, and use over the counter meds. If symptoms don't seem to be improving you will need an examination to rule out any other etiology. ...Read more

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Itch (Definition)

Itches are a clinical finding in which a person's skin has a sensation of non-painful irritation ...Read more