Anal Abscess

An infected, pus-filled cavity in the anal or rectal area GENDER – More common in males LIFESTYLE – Anal sex is a risk factor AGE GENETICS – Not significant factors…

Anal Fissure

A tear in the lining of the anus that is usually a result of constipation LIFESTYLE – A low-fiber diet is a risk factor AGE GENDER GENETICS – Not significant…

Anal Itching

Irritation in or, more commonly, around the anus. AGE GENDER LIFESTYLE – Risk factors depend on the cause GENETICS – Not a significant factor Anal itching (pruritus ani) is rarely…