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To what extent do our genes really dictate longevity? An internal examination will be performed by the doctor - by inserting a gloved and lubricated finger through the anus into the rectum. What can begin as a brief irritation can soon become a chronic problem as the scratch-itch cycle continues. Gastroenterology Clinics of North America. Systemic or topical medications: For reprint requests, please see our Content Usage Policy. If treating anal itch yourself doesn't relieve the itch after three to four weeks, call your doctor.