Pruritus Ani (Anal Itching)Uploader: Dilar 6 month ago Subscribe 5110
Excess perspiration or moisture may become trapped in the anal area if constricting or tight-fitting underwear is worn. Children and the elderly are more anal rash and itching to experience incontinence of the bowel or bladder. Staphylococcus aureus or Streptococcus pyogenes types of bacteriaCandida albicans a yeastpinworms mainly in childrenand Sarcoptes scabiei scabies mites are some organisms that result in itching and irritation. Other causes of pruritis ani include: Pruritus Ani Anal Itching Pruritis ani is a dermatological condition that causes itching in the anal area, which may become worse at night or after a bowel anal rash and itching. Scratching with the fingernails may result in skin damage or an infection. A hypersensitivity reaction may occur if perfumed powders, lotions, creams, ointments, or other products are applied in the anal region. Some foods and beverages, such as carbonated drinks, caffeinated beverages coffee, tea, colas and spicy or acidic foods tomatoes, citrus fruits have been linked to the condition. Secondary pruritis ani —This condition may be due to many different underlying causes.