Excessive gas in anus area

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Everyone has gas. Most people pass gas 13 to 21 times a day. Passing gas through the mouth is called belching or burping. Passing gas through the anus is called flatulence. Most of the time gas does not have an odor.

Gas in the Digestive Tract

Gas (Burping, Belching, Flatulence): Causes & Treatments

Going to a Cleveland Clinic location? Everyone has gas and gets rid of it by burping and by passing it through the rectum. Many people think they have too much gas, when most of the time they really have normal amounts. Most people produce about 1 to 3 pints a day and pass gas about 14 to 23 times a day. Gas is made primarily of odorless vapors -- carbon dioxide, oxygen, nitrogen, hydrogen, and sometimes methane.

Everything You Need to Know About Flatulence

Levator syndrome is sporadic pain in the rectum caused by spasm of a muscle near the anus the levator ani muscle. The rectum is the section of the digestive tract above the anus where stool is held before it passes out of the body through the anus. The anus is the opening at the end of the digestive tract where stool leaves the body. See also Overview of the Anus and Rectum.
Gas in your digestive system is part of the normal process of digestion. Getting rid of excess gas, either by burping or passing gas flatus , also is normal. Gas pain may occur if gas is trapped or not moving well through your digestive system.