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My anus has been itchy for a week and now it has slight blood in it?

My anus has been itchy for a week and now it has slight blood in it?

Have DOC take a look: Most likely external hemorrhoids, they tend to itch and people may notice blood on toilet paper. The most common cause is constipation or a diet low in fiber. Best recommendation is that you see your doctor. ...Read more

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My anus gets itchy and when wipe to hard there's a little blood help wht could this be?

My anus gets itchy and when wipe to hard there's a little blood help wht could this be?

Itchy Anus: An itchy anus could be caused by many things: detergent allergy, external hemorrhoid, pinworms, moisture, diarrhea etc... Pinworms come out at night, so if you are itching mostly at night, this could be the problem. A piece of clear tape placed on the anus when it is itching at night can show tiny mites. Hemorrhoids treated with preparation-h. Try unscented laundry soap to r/o allergy. ...Read more

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What could be the cause of itchiness around my anus and also noticed blood when I wiped after doing number 2?

What could be the cause of itchiness around my anus and also noticed blood when I wiped after doing number 2?

Hemorrhoid.: It sounds like you might have a hemorrhoid. Hemorrhoids can cause itchiness or even pain in this area, and they will tend to bleed because they are dilated veins. ...Read more

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I've been have a dark brown/reddish discharge, kinda looks like dried blood since Tuesday, today is Friday. I only see it when I wipe and its itchy..

I've been have a dark brown/reddish discharge, kinda looks like dried blood since Tuesday, today is Friday. I only see it when I wipe and its itchy..

May be blood: I assume this is rectal discharge. This may be blood. If there is red it is likely coming form thew lower tract. If there is itch it may be hemorrhoid. Since there is little information this response may not be accurate. You should see your provider and have the nature of this discharge clearly defined then have a full GI evaluation if needed. Do not ignore the symptom. ...Read more

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Hi I got bitten 8 weeks ago in a forest I didn't feel any pain but a lot of blood made me notice the bite it's purple now and still itchy what bit me?

Hi I got bitten 8 weeks ago in a forest I didn't feel any pain but a lot of blood made me notice the bite it's purple now and still itchy what bit me?

By your description: I haven't the slightest idea what, if anything bit you. It could have been an injury un-noticed at the time. Consult your doctor about this as 8 weeks seems a long time for bruising to still be around. It could possibly represent something else especially if you don't recall seeing anything bite you. ...Read more

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Had a blood tranfussen an ever since coming out of hostipal I keep getting itchy bite marks?

Had a blood tranfussen an ever since coming out of hostipal I keep getting itchy bite marks?

It depends: What exactly was done to you in the hospital and what you mean by "bite marks". When did you get the transfusion? There is something called a delayed transfusion reaction that may cause fever, flushing, body pains or blood in the urine and occurs hours to days after receiving blood products. ...Read more

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Sometime this days experience random itches on my body I've seen a dr my blood was tested he said nothing he only give me priton but I observes sometime I don't even feel the itchy is that enough?

Sometime this days experience random itches on my body I've seen a dr my blood was tested he said nothing he only give me priton but I observes sometime I don't even feel the itchy is that enough?

Confusing but...: The question's wording is confusing, but itching can be due to allergies to something (a doctor's exam, blood tests, or skin tests can help figure out what), but usually there is some rash. Other causes of itching can be liver disease, kidney disease, or other internal problems. Certain medications also cause itching. Priton is an antihistamine that can cause sedation, but may lessen itching. ...Read more

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What's the cause of itchy blood clots on the thighs?

What's the cause of itchy blood clots on the thighs?

Phlebitis: Superficial phlebitis is usually caused by local trauma to a vein. Superficial phlebitis may or not have a blood clot form to cause the pain and inflammation. In the legs, superficial phlebitis can be associated with varicose veins. Inactivity (blood pools in the veins and tends to clot if a person is inactive for a prolonged period of time);
trauma, and blood clotting abnormalities. ...Read more

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Herpes blood test negative but still having itchy breakouts?

Herpes blood test negative but still having itchy breakouts?

Herpes simplex: You need to see a doctor. Have no idea without seeing these outbreaks what they may be. ...Read more

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Itchy anus and blood on tissue when I go toilet, is this concerning?

Itchy anus and blood on tissue when I go toilet, is this concerning?

Yes: While hemorrhoids would be the most common cause of these symptoms many other things could be the cause. You should be examined to determine the real source of bleeding and itching. ...Read more

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Brownish looking blood started to come out my virgina and my virgina is itchy anf burns?

See your doctor: This presentation of itching, burning and brown discharge may indicate evidence of a vaginal infection involving yeast, bacteria or both. An examination should help decide, a culture may be indicated, and other issues may be found. ...Read more

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My anus has been itching for weeks but I no blood or worms, just itchy. What could be wrong?

Pruritis Ani: Pruritis in not related to worms per say. It is related to ph issues of the stool, trauma from increased wiping and aggressive cleaning and even chemicals from some otc therapy. Try local care with balneol otc and a barrier cream and increase the fiber in your diet or some insoluble fiber supplement for long term prevention. ...Read more

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Small spots of blood under skin on back appeared suddenly. Not raised, not itchy, no pain. Now fading...something to worry about?

Small spots of blood under skin on back appeared suddenly. Not raised, not itchy, no pain. Now fading...something to worry about?

Need more info: Need more information. It would be wise to make an appt with your family physician and have him/her give you a diagnosis after viewing the lesions. ...Read more

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I have a number of very small skin tags around my anus. They're not painful, but they do tend to get itchy. Periodically blood can be seen.

I have a number of very small skin tags around my anus. They're not painful, but they do tend to get itchy. Periodically blood can be seen.

Skin lesions: These may be warts, they need to be evaluated, you may have a transmissible sexual disease or some may turn malignant, please see a dermatologist. ...Read more

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Petechiae after scratching. Noticed 2-3 weeks ago that my skin was itchy & after scratching petechiae appeared. Normal blood tests. What could it be?

Petechiae after scratching. Noticed 2-3 weeks ago that my skin was itchy & after scratching petechiae appeared. Normal blood tests. What could it be?

Unlikely petechiae: Those are unlikely to be petechiae. Petechiae are typically not brought on by itching or other trauma, They occur spontaneously and are an indicator of a very low platelet count. When you say "normal blood tests", what blood tests exactly? A CBC? ...Read more

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Rectal bleeding serious? I had it twice after wiping the first time you could berly see blood and is tiny amount. No pain or itchy, sometimes I force.

Rectal bleeding serious? I had it twice after wiping the first time you could berly see blood and is tiny amount. No pain or itchy, sometimes I force.

Bleeding: May be a sign of hemorrhoids or rectal fissure increased by constipation. You should check it out with a GI doctor to be sure and to help you to treat it ...Read more

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My thigh itches when I go for jogs. It may be due to blood circulating, but it gets too itchy n I need to stop. Is there anything I could do to stop it?

My thigh itches when I go for jogs. It may be due to blood circulating, but it gets too itchy n I need to stop. Is there anything I could do to stop it?

Yes: I think that your thigh got itching not from circulating proplems but from thesweat, moisture that cause the probems. Try to keep area earated with not tight short, cotton, not nylon materials. But you do need to see doctor to make sure the cause of it to get med to avoid recurrence. ...Read more

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Itchy ears, nosebleed and spitting out blood?

See doc: Nosebleeds and spitting out blood can be connected. Your age, frequency of nose bleeds, and how they have been managed can help.
Knowing that there are no other problems such as smoking, cancer, chronic cough, points to spitting out blood from the nose bleed. Ears can itch from dry skin, wax, or just because. Try not to put anything into your ear.
Seek help for nose bleed. See doc. ...Read more

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I had trichomonias but im done taking med. I don't feel any itchy but I had discharge now color black its like a blood. Wat is it doc?

I had trichomonias but im done taking med. I don't feel any itchy but I had discharge now color black its like a blood. Wat is it doc?

See doctor: If you have had on sexually transmitted disease, you should make sure that it is gone, and that there aren't others. Talk to a provider and be tested again, make sure to test for all the infections and that your pap smear is up to date. Consider the hpv vaccine if you have not already gotten it. ...Read more

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I have a small bump on the outside of my anus. Sometimes it get extremely irritated and itchy, rare spots of blood. What could this be?

I have a small bump on the outside of my anus. Sometimes it get extremely irritated and itchy, rare spots of blood. What could this be?

External Hemorrhoid: Remember those "preparation h" commercials on tv or radio? Growing up I had no idea what peparation h was for, or that the "h" stood for hemorrhoids! I'm not saying that's what you have - I would have to see the bump to confirm it, but from your description it sounds like an external hemorrhoid. ...Read more

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I have a very small hemorrhoid on the opening of my anus. Very itchy & it sometimes produces blood on the tissue. How can I discreetly treat it?

I have a very small hemorrhoid on the opening of my anus. Very itchy & it sometimes produces blood on the tissue. How can I discreetly treat it?

Sitz baths: You may have an anal fissure. Symptoms like itching are best treated with witch hazel (preparationh flushable wipes). Avoid constipation, and increase fiber intake (diet and metamucil) to keep stools soft. Sitz baths with epsom salts 4-8x/d 15 min each tepid water heals most. If not, see a general surgeon. ...Read more

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Had a blood test done exactly 5 days ago. Now it is itchy and reddish and looking like dermatitis at the puncture point on the elbow. What to do?

Likely allergic: Reaction to bandage. What you described suggests an allergic reaction to some component of the bandage/bandaid that was applied after blood draw. It should resolve on it own in a few days. Do not use the type of dressing/bandaid that was used after venipuncture. ...Read more