"Recently, the anus has always itched. It's very embarrassing. I can't sit still when I go to work, but I'm embarrassed to scratch. I've always itched when I take the bus and subway after work. I can't wait to rub against the side of the car.
I bought some ointment to wipe at the drugstore, but it didn't work at all. I was about to collapse. I don't know why I suddenly had anal itching. What should I do? "
Anal pruritus is a very embarrassing thing. People who have not experienced it may not understand the pain. However, sometimes anal pruritus may not be as simple as you think, and it may be a signal of disease.
Don't underestimate anal pruritus, which may be the signal of 8 major diseases
Many people do not pay attention to anal pruritus. They think it is anal pruritus caused by not washing the anus or not wiping it after defecation. In fact, this is indeed one of the reasons.
Because anal pruritus may also be caused by non pathological factors. For example, idiopathic anal pruritus may be caused by perianal fecal pollution. After paying attention to hygiene, the symptoms of pruritus can be alleviated.
It may also be caused by dietary and drug factors. For example, some people will cause anal itching after eating grapes, beer, peanuts, tea, dairy products, coffee, chocolate, coke and other foods.
Some drugs such as colchicine, peppermint oil, tetracycline, neomycin and local anesthetics are also related to anal pruritus.More recommended