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Anal itching

I was diagnosed with Anal fissure few months back , and doc gave the treatment - stool softner , sitz bath and diltigesic cream . I felt completely normal after 1 week . But from last 15 days , i am having itching in my anus specially in the morning . There is no pain in bowel moment neither burning sensation but itching is continous in morning hours . Plese suggest if its any skin infection or pinworms or still an issue with anal fissure
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Venkat Raghav Bangalore | General Physician
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Hello Anal itching can be caused by irritating chemicals in the foods we eat, such as are found in spices, hot sauces, and peppers. You have anal fissure the above mentioned food items irritates the rectal mucosa and one can have itching over the affected area . Pin worm infection usually present children with unhygienic eating behavior.
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