Have your say on the messageboard below. Ringworm is a contagious skin infection causing a small, itchy, ring-shaped rash. You can also purchase several over-the-counter topical creams to treat anal itching. Refraining from using soaps and detergents with dyes and perfumes can also prevent skin irritation that leads to an itchy anus. Skin-related causes of itchy anus include:. If you have worms, you might not have any symptoms at all, but eventually most people get an itchy anus caused by the 'glue' worms use to stick on their eggs.
A modest negative association between maternal BMI and diet quality has been identified , and obesity is associated with lower levels of vitamin D  and folic acid levels during the childbearing years , which may increase the risk of insulin resistance and neural tube defects, respectively .
Add symptoms to narrow your search. Impact of early fructose intake on Metabolic profile and aerobic capacity of rats. Certain foods are also linked with itchy anus. Anal cancer is a rare form of cancer that affects the tissues of the anus. In a sitz bath, you place your buttocks and hips in warm water for up to 20 minutes. It's not a worm.