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Rectal rash: Rectal rash is a condition in which there is an eruption or skin reaction in area around the rectum and anus. See detailed information below for a list of 8 causes of Rectal rash, Symptom Checker, including diseases and drug side effect causes.
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The following list of conditions have 'Rectal rash' or similar listed as a symptom in our database. This computer-generated list may be inaccurate or incomplete. Always seek prompt professional medical advice about the cause of any symptom.
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