Pruritus Ani (Anal Itching)Uploader: Masida 2 month ago Subscribe 582
Children and the elderly are more likely to experience incontinence of the bowel or bladder. Psoriasis, contact dermatitis inflammation due to allergens or other irritantsor atopic dermatitis a chronic condition found in patients with allergies may cause a rash in the perianal region. Pruritis ani is usually not caused by poor hygiene. Staphylococcus aureus or Streptococcus pyogenes types of bacteriaCandida albicans a yeastpinworms mainly in childrenand Sarcoptes scabiei scabies mites are itchy anus area organisms that result in itching and irritation. We do not endorse non-Cleveland Clinic products or services. An itchy bottom that's worse at night is often caused by threadwormsespecially in children. How common is itchy anus area ani? But in rare cases, it may be a sign of something like anal or bowel cancer, so it's important itchy anus area get it checked by your GP. If the itch-scratch cycle persists, it can lead to extreme discomfort, soreness, and burning.