I’m sorry you’re having a run of medical problems. It doesn’t sound as if they are related in terms of any physical cause, although stress can cause an astonishing variety of physical symptoms which are very real. Problems with the anus are extremely common and, while many patients are embarrassed about them, your doctor won’t be. If you’ve been having problems with your bottom, you may well have been rubbing it more or perhaps cleaning it with a scented soap. This can irritate the skin (especially if it is already sore), making it more inflamed. Alternatively, piles (small swellings just inside the anus) commonly give rise to bleeding, but they can also cause pain and a feeling of fullness, so you don’t feel as if you’ve finished when you go to the toilet. They can also result in passing mucus from the anus, which can also irritate the skin.
I would suggest you should see your doctor, because they are likely to be able to reassure you and, if they make a diagnosis, can either give you effective treatment or advice on how to reduce the chance of this happening again.
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