Anal itching, or pruritus ani, is a common symptom of a variety of conditions are swollen veins located around the anus or in the lower rectum.
I have a swelling around the anus, which is getting bigger and is very painful, what could it be? Itchy and burning sensation in my bottom.
Next, your doctor will perform a physical examination of your abdomen, followed by an external examination of your anal area and a digital finger rectal examination. Refraining from using soaps and detergents with dyes and perfumes can also prevent skin irritation that leads to an itchy anus.
Lice are parasitic insects that feed on human blood. The rectum is part of your lower digestive system.
I have a terrible, itchy rash around my anal area. I've tried over-the-counter medicine for diaper rash which kind of works, but has a strong smell.
An infestation occurs when certain types of lice invade the body and clothing.