What makes the anal skin look soft and moist while having constipation and diabetes?
Some amount of softness and moistness around perianal area is normal.
Thanks for posting your query.
I went through your description.
Some amount of softness and moistness around the anal area is normal.
Do you have history of constipation?
Do you have diabetes or any other ailments?
Are you taking any medicines?
Do you have itching, burning or any other complaints on the perianal area?
Kindly revert with the answers.
Nothing to worry about.
I don't think you have to worry about it if it not causing any discomfort.
It is normal for it to be slightly soft and moist as compared to rest of the skin.
It is still normal.
Yes, long sitting hours and exercise can cause sweating in this area.
Yes, sitting for long hours and exercise can cause sweating in perianal area.
I hope this answers your query.
Dr. Asmeet Kaur Sawhney, Dermatologist
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