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Anogenital pruritus: An itching located in the anal and genital regions. See detailed information below for a list of 9 causes of Anogenital pruritus, Symptom Checker, including diseases and drug side effect causes.
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Medical Conditions associated with Anogenital pruritus:
Anal symptoms (466 causes), Itching skin (1068 causes), Digestive symptoms (5299 causes), Skin symptoms (5992 causes), Skin problems (3422 causes), Sensory symptoms (7134 causes), Nerve symptoms (9132 causes), Neurological symptoms (9575 causes), Genital symptoms (986 causes), Pain (6458 causes), Sensations (6520 causes), Brain symptoms (2787 causes), Sexual symptoms (1838 causes), Women's health symptoms (1177 causes), Common symptoms (8589 causes), Body symptoms (5672 causes), Intercourse symptoms (258 causes), Head symptoms (10192 causes), Mens health symptoms (291 causes)
Symptoms related to Anogenital pruritus:
Anal itch (71 causes), Rectal itch (8 causes), Anal pain (8 causes), Rectal pain (27 causes), Anal bleeding (13 causes), Rectal bleeding (324 causes), Psoriasis, Dermatitis (116 causes), Haemorrhoids, Herpes, Pinworm infection (2 causes)
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