What Causes Abscess In The Anus?

A blocked anal gland, a sexually transmitted infection (STI), or an infected anal fissure can cause anal abscesses. Some other risk factors for anal abscesses include: Crohn’s disease or ulcerative colitis, which are inflammatory bowel diseases that cause the body to attack healthy tissue. diabetes.

A blocked anal gland, a sexually transmitted infection (STI), or an infected anal fissure can cause anal abscesses. Some other risk factors include:

  • Crohn’s disease or ulcerative colitis, which are inflammatory bowel diseases that cause the body to attack healthy tissue
  • Diabetes
  • A compromised immune system due to illnesses like HIV or AIDS
  • Anal sex, which can increase the risk of anal abscesses in both men and women
  • Use of the medication prednisone or other steroids
  • Current or recent chemotherapy
  • Constipation
  • Diarrhea

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