Anus itching

I have been facing the problem of Anus itching at all times. I put in extra efforts to keep it clean and dry but it is going on for a few months now. I get a temporary relief by applying mustard oil but that's very temporary.
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Dr. Chethan R S Bangalore | General Physician
Hi...., there are various causes for Anal itching... The most common ones include: pin worm infestation, hook worm infestation, hemorrhoids, diarrhea, skin conditions like dermatitis, diabetes etc....., Treatment of anal itching depends on the cause of the problem. It may include taking self-care measures, anti-itch cream or treating an infection or hemorrhoids....Consult Surgeon...
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