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I have found cotton creme like substance in my stools with little bit it of blood this morning however I have had and an itchy anus for 4 months?

I have found cotton creme like substance in my stools with little bit it of blood this morning however I have had and an itchy anus for 4 months?

See a Physician: Anytime you have blood from your rectum it should be checked out. Once the diagnosis is made appropriate treatment will be prescribed ...Read more

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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Itchy anus (due to cut?), large appetite (don't get full easily), loose stools (irritates the cut I have on my anus) could it be parasitic?

Itchy anus (due to cut?), large appetite (don't get full easily), loose stools (irritates the cut I have on my anus) could it be parasitic?

Of course, but it...: ...can be a problem that is GI related (e.g. Colonic/ rectal inflammation, mass, rectal/anal dysfunction, colonic dysmotility), parasites but may be extrinsic to the GI tract (dermatologic, bladder, and in women peri-uterine, vaginal). Exam is definitely warranted for diagnosis & appropriate treatment. ...Read more

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Red, swollen and itchy anus. When I scratch, I get painful tears. Only have a BM once a week, been like this my whole life but my stools are normal?

Red, swollen and itchy anus. When I scratch, I get painful tears. Only have a BM once a week, been like this my whole life but my stools are normal?

Recommendation: BM once a week is the symptoms of constipation and can cause the swelling and even tears of anus. You can use laxative on daily basis to regulate the BM and a lot of cream for anus to help with irritations ...Read more

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Itchy anus, bleeding on toilet tissue, only itches in the morning, looks like popcorn in my stool and it hurts coming out. Help?

Possible fissure: This could be a thrombosed hemorrhoid or an anal fissure since you are having pain. You need to be seen and examined to be sure what is going on so that you can be treated and stop hurting. Good luck. ...Read more

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I have had an itchy anus (for 3+ years) after passing stool, every once and a while I will have severe dull pain in my groin area after I pass stool.?

I have had an itchy anus (for 3+ years) after passing stool, every once and a while I will have severe dull pain in my groin area after I pass stool.?

Itching can be from: Several sources the most common being diet. Pay a little attention the next time it happens if its related to any certain food products the most common being coffee, beer, chocolates, tomatoes, spicy food, orange juice or grape fruit juice and nuts. Groin pain could be from a hernia especially if its during straining. Calmoseptine oint works really well with itching and get a phys exam to r/o hernia. ...Read more

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I have an itchy anus cud it be pinworms I don't see any in my stool but it's itching really bad?

I have an itchy anus cud it be pinworms I don't see any in my stool but it's itching really bad?

Might....but..: Anal itching from PW's is not from the worms but a skin reaction to the glue like material the eggs are deposited in around the anus. You can have a similar reaction or itch to yeast (from stool) bacteria, food allergies & many other things. There are over the counter pinworm meds you can try, but don't be surprised if they don't work. A little 1% hydrocortisone cream can sometimes help the itch. ...Read more

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Itchy anus. Leaks fluids. Sometimes blood on toilet paper after stool. Fishy smell. (I'm a straight male)?

Itchy anus. Leaks fluids. Sometimes blood on toilet paper after stool. Fishy smell. (I'm a straight male)?

Possible inflammatio: See your doctor and get a rectal exam as well as a stool test. If inflammation is present, consider getting proctoscopy/colonoscopy to evaluate further. ...Read more

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I have loose stools like water and mucus sometimes hard stools with mucus and itchy anus and pain where my belly button?

I have loose stools like water and mucus sometimes hard stools with mucus and itchy anus and pain where my belly button?

Stools: I see you have a diagnosis of colon cancer. Have you notified your surgeon or gastroenterologist. Other possibilities include infectious, inflammatory bowel or irritable bowel. ...Read more

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Itchy anus for 2 months. No GI symptoms. 2 stool tests, negative for parasites. On hydrocortisone. Not going away. What can I do?

Itchy anus for 2 months. No GI symptoms. 2 stool tests, negative for parasites. On hydrocortisone. Not going away. What can I do?

Many diseases: Itching of the anus has many causes: hemorrhoids, excessive cleaning habits, anal warts, anal cancer, dermatitis and allergic reactions, fecal incontinence, food related (from spicy food, soda, chocolate), and many other diseases. If your symptoms persist, you should see a colorectal surgeon to examine the anus and if there is any lesion it may need biopsy or other treatments. ...Read more

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Change in vaginal discharge, blood in stool, itchy anus, faint vaginal odor, peeling on labia major, brusing & dryness after excretion?

Change in vaginal discharge, blood in stool, itchy anus, faint vaginal odor, peeling on labia major, brusing & dryness after excretion?

Possible infection: You should see your gynecologist to see if you have an infection. Your stool can be analyzed to see if anything is in there that needs to be treated. ...Read more

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What should I do if I have an itchy anus for a week?

What should I do if I have an itchy anus for a week?

Don't scratch: A number of possibilities can cause anal itching. Some include irritation from feces, food sensitivities, (some spicy foods and coffee bother some people), hemorrhoids, contact allergies, yeast infection. If you can't figure it out, ask your doctor. ...Read more

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I have had an itchy anus for years. Someone help me permanently fix it?

I have had an itchy anus for years. Someone help me permanently fix it?

Sure: Most causes of anal itching especially if it is severe enough to wake you from your sleep are due to caffeine and excess moisture. Cut out all caffeine and beer, and keep the area dry with cornstarch powder, not talcum. Occassionaly pin worms can be a cause but usually in children playing in dirt. ...Read more

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I have an itchy anus. I have previously had hemeroids but have tried anusol and doesn't work.

Fiber, dry anus: Try taking a tablespoon of psyllium (such as metamucil) each day and apply calmoseptine around the anus 2-3 times per day for a couple weeks then as needed. If that doesn't take care of it, see a colorectal surgeon. ...Read more

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Is it possible for a yeast infection to lead to an itchy anus?

Is it possible for a yeast infection to lead to an itchy anus?

Unlikely: That would be very unusual. The most common causes of anal itching are over-washing, overuse of soap or chemicals, over-wiping, and over-scratching. The best solution is to leave it alone. ...Read more

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I have itchy anus at night. Fatigue and loose bowels sometimes. Is there something wrong?

I have itchy anus at night. Fatigue and loose bowels sometimes. Is there something wrong?

Itchy Butt; Caffeine: Is the most common cause of anal itching not hemorrhoids as stated win the ads. Pinworms can be another cause usually in children after playing in the dirt. But cokes, coffee, tea, chocolate, and energy drinks like red bull have lots of caffeine leading to severe itching and bleeding, even waking you from your sleep at night clawing at your bottom. Stop the caffeine! ...Read more

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Little red dots a side of scrotum, red scrotum, itchy, and itchy anus... What is this all about?

Rash: Sounds like you have a rash in your groin and anus. Get eval. Could be something like a simple fungal infection. Best wishes. ...Read more

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The left side of my perineum is a bit swollen and itchy. I also have an itchy anus. Could it be thrush?

The left side of my perineum is a bit swollen and itchy. I also have an itchy anus. Could it be thrush?

Yeast infection: Thrush, to be specific, is an oral infection with yeast. If you have a yeast infection (vulvovaginitis) there are several OTC preparations which may be effective. Contact your friendly pharmacist. ...Read more

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I have itchy anus but it's more like a pinched, irritating feeling wich lasts 1-2 sec comes and goes, and bubbly/antsy feeling in my belly. What is it?

I have itchy anus but it's more like a pinched, irritating feeling wich lasts 1-2 sec comes and goes, and bubbly/antsy feeling in my belly. What is it?

PRURITIS ANI: PRURITIS ANI = ITCY ANUS 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 Seen with IBS ...Read more

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I have itchy anus just around the anus ring for a while now. Also rarely I feel this weird feeling in my stomach like something popping up. What to do?

I have itchy anus just around the anus ring for a while now. Also rarely I feel this weird feeling in my stomach like something popping up. What to do?

Regarding anal itch: Could you be referring to fissures, fistula, abscess? Sexually transmitted disease (syphilis, gc, hiv, etc.) should be considered. Hemorrhoids & rectal prolapse can appear as an outward bulging. Anal trauma of any kind may cause mechanical injury. Skin eruptions need to be considered. Evaluation is recommended to distinguish serious versus less concerning reasons for your problem before treatment. ...Read more

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Have had an itchy anus for long now. My GP examined it and prescribed schiriproct ointment for a fissure, which helps temporarily when applied, but not solving it. Also sometimes I may get slight leakage like the sphincter isn’t closing right?

Have had an itchy anus for long now. My GP examined it and prescribed schiriproct ointment for a fissure, which helps temporarily when applied, but not solving it. Also sometimes I may get slight leakage like the sphincter isn’t closing right?

Pruritis ani: An itchy anus is a vexing problem. Certainly fecal leakage and local irritation can play a large role so try making sure the area is dry and clean and keeping tissue/toilet paper up the anus may help a bit here. Also avoid caffeine which can also contribute to anal itching. Importantly you may need to rule out a parasite and have stool sent to exclude this Hemmorhoids can also cause anal itching. ...Read more

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What could be causing my itchy anus?

Itchy anus: There are many causes - dry skin, hemorrhoids, , dry mucous membranes, certain parasitic worm infections. One other cause is left over fecal material that also causes irritation. ...Read more

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What can I use to cure an itchy anus?

Eliminate caffeine: Completely, keep the area dry with corn starch powder, use adult hygeine wipes to cleanse after a bm, do not use tucks, (witch hazel) baby wipes or talcum powder. ...Read more

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I have an occassional itchy anus what can be the cause im 30yrs of age?

I have an occassional itchy anus what can be the cause im 30yrs of age?

Caffeine: Is the most common cause of anal itching not hemorrhoids as stated win the ads. Pinworms can be another cause usually in children after playing in the dirt. But cokes, coffe, tea, chocolate, and energy drinks like red bull have lots of caffeine leading to severe itching and bleeding, even waking you from your sleep at night clawing at your bottom. Stop the caffeine! ...Read more

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I experience itchy anus after bm and after a while it goes away what could this be?

I experience itchy anus after bm and after a while it goes away what could this be?

PRURITIS ANI: PRURITIS ANI = ITCY ANUS 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 ...Read more

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Itchy anus will prep h help?

Posssibly: Hemorrhoids are one cause. Avoid excessive hygiene, coffee, tea, soda, citrus. ...Read more

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I have had an itchy anus. No worms. How to get rid of an itchy anus?

I have had an itchy anus. No worms. How to get rid of an itchy anus?

See a doctor: See a docotr to make sur eit is nothing serious, and can also be diet, avoid spicy and tomato foods, and eat bland food for a while. ...Read more

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My family and I have an itchy scalp and itchy anus what could be causing this please?

Multiple: This could be caused by multiple things. Did this happen after going to a hotel of some sort and everyone came back with same symptoms. Or is this an on going thing? It is important to get a proper history to be able to find out what could be causing it. It could be seborrheic dermatitis or psoriasis or it could be a parasite or it could be a yeast or fungal or something else. ...Read more

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Could a yeast infection cause an itchy anus?

No: An itchy anus is rarely cause by yeast infection. It's usually caused by overwashing, resulting in dry, chapped skin and mucous membranes, or by overuse of skin products on an area that should generally be left alone. ...Read more

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Itchy anus (pruritus ani) causes? Especially since Vermox already tried.

Multifactorial: Causes include excessive hygiene, pinworms, diet, anal leakage, hemorrhoids. Try avoiding soap and washcloth on anal area. Only warm water and your hand to cleanse in the shower. Avoid medicated wipes, just use soft toilet paper and wipe as little as possible. Avoid ingesting coffee, tea, soda, beer or citrus. ...Read more

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How can I generally tell Haemorrhoids and Pinworms apart from each other as the cause of my severely itchy anus?

How can I generally tell Haemorrhoids and Pinworms apart from each other as the cause of my severely itchy anus?

Anal pruritis: Anal itching is a common problem. Causes include irritants such as perfumes, chemicals, or dyes in toilet paper, food irritants, infections, and hemorrhoids. There are risk factors for anal itching such as diseases, profuse sweating, fecal soilage, and more. Pinworms can be ruled out using the scotch tape test. ...Read more

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Hi for several weeks now I've had an extremely itchy anus, and the area has developed a large patch of white skin. I'm white male, 55, good health UK?

Hi for several weeks now I've had an extremely itchy anus, and the area has developed a large patch of white skin. I'm white male, 55, good health UK?

Have it checked out: Have a doc take a look at it to evaluate whether this could b fungal skin infection vs another skin condition. Good luck! ...Read more

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Self diagnosed pin worms (haven't seen any) due to itchy anus took my second dose (14 days apart) last week itching remains? Small brown specks dirt?

No Diagnosis: You are taking medication you do not name for a problem that has not been properly diagnosed? It is time to put the medication away and go get a real examination and testing and the correct diagnosis. ...Read more

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Can a yeast infection cause an extremely itchy anus?

Yes: Yeast can affect anal skin as well as intertrigo, inverse psoriasis, food sensitivity, internal or external hemorrhoids, fissure etc. Topical Hydrocortisone is safe short term but get checked if it persists. ...Read more

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I have an itchy anus. I think it is caused by sweating. Is it safe to put deoderant on my bottom?

I have an itchy anus. I think it is caused by sweating. Is it safe to put deoderant on my bottom?

Burns if has alcohol: Pruritis ani is an annoying itching, sometimes with burning, soreness, worse at night, in 1-5% of people (4x likelier in males). Treatment depends on causes: infection (fungal, parasitic, bacterial, std), local irritants (moisture, soaps, diet, drugs), dermatitis (psoriatic, atopic, seborrheic), cancer, hemorrhoids, fissures, fistulae, rectal prolapse, fecal contamination (diarrhea, incontinence). ...Read more

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Every time I poop, I cannot seem to get myself clean and then this leave me with a very itchy anus?

Every time I poop, I cannot seem to get myself clean and then this leave me with a very itchy anus?

What is itch from?: You may have a rash or infection, or otherwise irritated your sensitive skin in that area. Please have your doc check it. I know it's personal but that's what he/she is trained to do. ...Read more

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