A 18-year-old male asked:
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i have a bump on the rim of my anus it doesn't bleed but hurts when i touch it and gets irritated when i walk could this be a hemorrhoid?

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Dr. Luis Villaplana
34 years experience Internal Medicine
Quite possible: If no better with wet wiping and cool so presses, please see a doctor.
Answered on Dec 31, 2013
Dr. Robert Dorsey
35 years experience Wound care
Possibly: Need to see a doctor to see exactly what this is.
Answered on Feb 18, 2016

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