Prurits ani (itchy bottom)
What is Pruritus Ani?
Pruritus ani or itchy bottom is very common and is commonly caused by piles (allowing leakage of mucus and stool) and skin problems (contact dermatitis or eczema). It can be difficult to treat and sometimes requires the help of a dermatologist.
What you can do to help yourself
In summary, look after your bottom as if you were looking after a baby with nappy rash!