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Anal Itching (cont.)

Anal Itching Symptoms

The most common symptom is itching especially at night and after a bowel movement. There may be a rash in the anal area with skin breakdown or a weeping discharge.

Medically Reviewed by a Doctor on 5/23/2014
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