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When someone eats spicy foods, why does it hurt/sting to go to the bathroom after?

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Dr. Jalal Zuberi
Pediatrics
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In brief: Local irritation

Spi y food metabolites, in the stool, are also spicy to cause local irritation in the rectal mucosa which is quite sensitive.

In brief: Local irritation

Spi y food metabolites, in the stool, are also spicy to cause local irritation in the rectal mucosa which is quite sensitive.
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