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Is there any type of odor that can be released from the anus

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Is there any type of odor that can be released from the anus that is not related to gas or a bowel movement?
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Medical
Expert:  Nadim Al-Mubarak replied 1 year ago.
Yes, if you have a local anal infection, either bacterial or fungal. These infections could produced bad odor, but they are typically associated with pain or discomfort, local swelling of colorful discharge. And, they could be serious, specially if they are extensive
Expert:  Nadim Al-Mubarak replied 1 year ago.
Can you provide more details?
Expert:  Nadim Al-Mubarak replied 1 year ago.
Please complete my star rating field. Thank you
Expert:  Nadim Al-Mubarak replied 1 year ago.
could you please complete the star rating