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Rear End Itch
My rear end itches throughout the day and seems to leak after passing stool and moving around a bit. At this point I have to wipe again...
I dont know if its a pimple or a bug bite because at first it itches but not anymore.Then,it hurts but it stopped.Now,it doesnt hurt noritch.
I keep having very weird rash under my but and behind the vagina.U can't see it but it itches like crazy and hurts when I stretch .Its been happening on and off since 2 weeks.?
Can low iron cause itching skin, can not find any environmental causes. Was on a period for almost 4 months, itches started after that stopped.
Yes: Low iron has been reported to be a cause of itchy skin and even hair loss. If you have had a period for 4 months, it is a highly likely problem. Hope you have been followed by your GYN doctor re. the period as well since it is by no means normal. At the minimum, get a CBC to check for anemia. . ...Read more
I recently took medicine for an std i finished my medicine and now a week later the tip of my urethra itches what does this mean ?
Maybe nothing but...: This depends mostly on information you don't mention, such as what STD you were treated for, which antibiotic(s), whether or not you are uncircumcised, and whether there are other symptoms aside from the itching, like redness, open sores, or discharge from the penis. Your best bet is to return to the doctor or clinic where you were treated and let them evaluate and advise you. Good luck! ...Read more
I have a bug bite behind my knee. It constantly itches and is swelling. The pain has gotten so severe that I cannot extend my leg. What do I do?
Infected?: If it is red and hot it may be infected. If you think that is possible then see a doctor as soon as you can. Infections can become more serious if left untreated. If it is not red and hot try some cool compresses and hydrocortisone cream to try do decrease the itching until it resolves. ...Read more
I have a inner boil on my back thigh with no head. Everytime I touch it or when I wash and I run a rag across it,it hurts and itches at the same time. It also feels like a tender hole behind my skin. What should I do?
Boil/ sebaceous cyst: This sounds like , you may have either a deep sebaceous cyst or an ingrown hair. Apply moist heat to the affected area, if it does not come to her head within a few days I highly suggest you see a surgeon for further evaluation and treatment. You may need to have this area opened and and explored. Take Care . It could also be just a fatty tumor , except for the pain . ...Read more