People who frequently experience constipation are at an increased risk for anal fissures as well. I was on antibiotics for 7 days. It may just be hemorrhoids, but it may not. 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. Less often, watery stools may leak out of the anal opening and cause itching. The itch will pass, or at least decrease in intensity, over a short time, but the more you scratch, the longer it will take for the itching to go away. They then go back inside again on their own.
I would recommend scheduling an appointment with your doctor and discussing these symptoms.
Anal Itch (Pruritus Ani)
Known as a digital rectal examination, this involves gently inserting a finger into the anus, with gloves and a little lubricant. Schedule an appointment with your doctor. Proctitis Radiation proctitis Proctalgia fugax Rectal prolapse Anismus. Thanks for any reply. When you come to the Student Health Center, we will ask you a lot of embarrassing questions and do an embarrassing examination to rule out other more serious causes of rectal bleeding such as infections, inflammatory bowel disease, anal fissures and even rarely colon cancer. It could be that with your diet you have not been getting enough fiber or water and as a result are having a more difficult time with your poop.