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Poop Burned When I Had Diahearra
Likely nothing: See how you go the next few days. -Whether you have blood on the toilet paper (hemorrhoids are common) -Whether it just goes away by itself (irritation from a whole range of things is common eg. spicy food / toilet paper itself) -Whether you have other symptoms like fever, abdominal pain etc. See a doctor if you still have symptoms in a few days. ...Read more
Yes: Excessive wiping of the anus and the surrounding skin and particularly using soap or shampoo to clean the anus could irritate and damage the skin and cause itching. Itching by itself causes the urge to wipe the anus and further damage the skin. There is a disease called "Pruritus Ani" (it means itching of the anus) which could be caused by excessive cleaning habits and too much wiping. ...Read more
Many causes: Certain foods can trigger this. These include spicy food as well as alcohol. There is an ingredient in beer, especially german beer, which causes perianal itching/burning. Rarely, perianal itching/ burning can be due to infection i.E pinworm. Finally, hemorrhoids frequently cause burning and itching during and after defecation. If you see any blood in the stool, contact your doctor immediately. ...Read more
Probably: Have an anal fissure. Avoid spicy food and acidic foods such as all tomato products, drink 80-100oz of caffeine free/alcohol free fluid daily along with a high fiber diet. If it doesn't resolve within a couple of weeks, see a colon and rectal surgeon for diagnosis and treatment. ...Read more
No: As long you have no other symptoms and your bowels are regular and normal stools.I will not worry ...Read more
Yellow stool: The amount, color, frequency of stool varies with foods, speed of emptying of the GI tract, medications & supplements ingested, gut flora (unique for each individual), additives (like blood), subtractions (like absent bile), infection, inflammation, & other factors. If stool pattern has changed, is unusual for you, & the change persists, or is accompanied by other symptoms, see your doctor. ...Read more
Why is my 2 yr/o pooping so much 5 or more x a day, and different colos, textures, and causing burning diaper rashes?
At this age : Two years old love juice and consume tons of it and parents let them . Unaware the large sugar content in these juice cause diarrhea/ loose stools making it too acidic for the skin leading to excoriation and sensitive skin. Stop the juice.Apply an antacid like maalox to the diaper areas to neutralize the acid and speed up healing process. See peds for script if positive for yeast infection. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
My anus burns for some time after i go to poop. and some times it itch but not when i am pooping . and i spent 30-40 min a day to poop which is a lot ?
Fissure o Hemorrhoid: Most common cause in a 21-year-old would be anal fissures or hemorrhoids. Hemorrhoids can become thrombosed which requires a more urgent medical attention. Please seek medical care if your pain persists or worsening. Otherwise can try stool softers, otc products (wich hazel), and minimize straining. See if this helps until you see your doctor. ...Read more
You may have: to see a healthcare provider so they can directly visualize your anus/ rectum. There are ways to accomplish this in a clinic or outpatient setting. You may have something simple like hemorrhoids (though you are very young to start with this condition) or rectal fissure/ prolapse, or worse. Or more likely anal warts. See a healthcare provider for diagnostics. Thanks for trusting in HealthTap. ...Read more
Poop smells incredibly bad and it burns butt hole and makes it unbearably itchy down there. What could be causing this?
A yeast : infection is likelyGet a more detailed answer ›