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i have redness/chafing feeling around my anus. it feels dry

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i have redness/chafing feeling around my anus. it feels dry and is uncomfortable to walk. when i looked there was redness circling the anus as well as two small black dots which concern me. is it a rash, disease, bug bite...
Submitted: 7 years ago.
Category: Medical
Expert:  Dr. Arun Phophalia replied 7 years ago.



Since how long are your symptoms?

Is there itching with the soreness?

Are you diabetic or on any medications?


Dr. Arun

Customer: replied 7 years ago.
it just appeared today.
more chafing feeling than actual itchiness but a little.
no meds
Expert:  Dr. Arun Phophalia replied 7 years ago.



This is likely to be yeast infection (thrush). You can apply over the counter yeast cream like Canesten or Lamisil AT.


Please feel free for your follow up questions.


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