Pruritus ani (itchy bottom) is a common condition which causes itching or irritation of the However, the most common cause is a minor discharge from the anus.
Several things can cause rectal discharge, including infections and severe anal itching; rectal discharge; bleeding during bowel movements.
Care guide for Anal Itching (Discharge Care). Includes: possible causes, signs and symptoms, standard treatment options and means of care.
If the anal itching is associated with any type of rash, lump, discharge, bleeding, or fever, call your doctor. You may need prescription medicine.
Anal itch, also known as pruritus ani, is an irritating, itchy sensation around the anus (the opening through which stool passes out of the body).