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38 Possible Causes for Perianal Excoriation

  • Rectal Pruritus

    The physical examination may reveal perianal dermatitis and excoriation around the anus from persistent scratching.[] Patients need to be aware of the itch-scratch-itch cycle where scratching the itchy anus may further exacerbate the itching and cause excoriation of the skin in the perianal[] Secondary bacterial infections may occur if the excoriation is severe (1,8) .[]

  • Sexual Abuse Victim

    This work aims to analyze the impact of childhood and adolescent sexual abuse on variables related to mental health and to identify the characteristics of the victims. To achieve this objective, microdata of the National School Health Survey 2015 was used, applying the methodology of Propensity Score Matching. The[…][]

  • Anorectal Anomalies

    Subsequently, the small bowel became ectatic, resulting in the patient developing persistent watery diarrhoea and severe perianal excoriation, which was managed with a 30[] Patients with a high/intermediate malformation were more likely to have perianal excoriation.[] It is important to warn the parents that severe perianal excoriations will occur, as the perianal skin has never been exposed to stool before.[]

  • Hirschsprung's Disease

    The postoperative complications included transient perianal excoriation in 12 patients, enterocolitis in 10, anastomotic stricture in 3, soiling in 3, recurrent constipation[] There is rapid recovery and less postoperative perianal excoriation.[]

  • Infantile Colic

    Consider (optional): Stool examination for reducing substances and pH (if watery stools and perianal excoriation) For acute crying: Urine microscopy and culture (if acute[] excoriation diagnosis is made by the presence of faecal reducing substances 0.5%% and pH 5.0, and confirmed by clinical response to lactose-free formula in breastfed babies[] […] secondary to cow milk / soy protein intolerance Lactose overload / malabsorption primary lactose intolerance is extremely rare suspect if there is frothy watery diarrhoea with perianal[]

  • Rectal Trauma

    Blunt colorectal traumas are rare clinical entities with a challenging diagnostic and operative management. We describe the case of a 40-year-old man, victim of an accidental fall from a height of four meters who was subsequently diagnosed to have a blunt rectal trauma. A first CT scan showed fracture of the skull[…][]

  • Sucralfate

    Oral and topical sucralfate is regularly used in ulcers of gastrointestinal tract, vaginal and perianal excoriations, and radiation burns.[]

  • Perianal Candidiasis

    If perianal excoriation occurs, encourage use of disposable super absorbent gel nappies for infants or children to wear lightweight preferably cotton underwear or pyjamas[] Examination may reveal apparently normal skin, scratch marks ( excoriations ) and the specific features associated with the underlying cause of the itch.[] excoriation Xylocaine gel 2% may be applied to the external anal area prior to toileting for patients who have an anal tear Systemic analgesics (paracetamol, codeine or morphine[]

  • Paraquat Poisoning

    He was noted to have widespread burns to his oral mucosa and tongue and marked perianal excoriation thought to be due to the irritant effect of diquat being passed per rectum[]

  • Enteropathy, Familial with Villous Edema and IgG2 Deficiency

    excoriation and gaseous abdominal distention with carbohydrate malabsorption, perianal and circumoral rash with acrodermatitis enteropathica, abnormal hair with Menkes syndrome[] […] examination can guide toward a specific disorder; edema is usually associated with protein-losing enteropathy, digital clubbing with cystic fibrosis and celiac disease, perianal[]

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