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Difference between anal warts and hemorrhoids

A 32-year-old member asked:
Dr. Irina Kovatch
13 years experience General Surgery
See below: Warts look like clusters of cauliflower appearing lesions, flesh colored or white and not tender. Hemorrhoids have a smooth surface, may be bluish in ... Read More
Dr. Peter Ihle
53 years experience Orthopedic Surgery
Warts vs blood vesls: Warts r as the picture shows. Hemis r blood vessels the protrude from the rectum.

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A 31-year-old member asked:
Dr. Carlos Tache Leon
26 years experience General Surgery
No: And not all hemorrhoids can be pushed in. Only internal hemorrhoids that prolapse through the anus. Anal warts can be excised surgically, or treated ... Read More
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A 22-year-old male asked:
Dr. Kyon Hood
Dr. Kyon Hood answered
19 years experience Pediatrics
It's more likely: to be a hemorrhoid, as you mentioned. A wart would be a little firmer and not "squishy". You should consult a physician for evaluation and managemen ... Read More
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Dr. Mark Pack
Dr. Mark Pack answered
30 years experience General Surgery
Appearance: Hemorrhoids have a purple/bluish/reddish fleshy lumpy appearance. They can be hard and painful if they are thrombosed or clotted. Anal warts are more ... Read More
A 22-year-old female asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
24 years experience Psychiatry
Rather than: guessing - recommend gynecological evaluation for accurate identification. Take care.
A 28-year-old male asked:
Dr. James Ferguson
45 years experience Pediatrics
Options: These can be removed by laser ablation, freezing or chemical application. Some of these treatments require a general or regional anesthetic. You may w ... Read More
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A 25-year-old female asked:
Dr. Eva Pickler
Specializes in Obstetrics and Gynecology
Yes, possible: Genital warts are caused by the human papillomavirus (HPV). HPV can be passed even when an infected person has no signs or symptoms. You can develop s ... Read More
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A 49-year-old member asked:
Dr. Eric Kaplan
41 years experience Colon and Rectal Surgery
None: There are no home remedies to treat anal warts. If you have them externally, there is a good chance you have them internally as well . If you treat on ... Read More
A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Francisco R. Rodriguez
8 years experience Urology
Warts: No.
A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. Arnold Zuckman
41 years experience Podiatry
Yes: Beware of sexual transmission.
A 33-year-old member asked:
Dr. Thomas Riney
36 years experience Pediatrics
Not cost effective: After age 27 or 3rd sexual partner.

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