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Hi i am a 25year old female and have a flap of skin from the centre of my perineum which then goes inside my anus. i haven't had any problems in the past with it but recently it really itches. any ideas? thankyou.

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Dr. Visalakshi Vallury
Family Medicine 25 years experience
Skin tag: This sounds like a perianal skin tag. These are usually innocent. If it causing you discomfort or increasing in size you should consult your doctor about having it removed.
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Dr. Mohammed Parvez
Internal Medicine 15 years experience
Get a check up: It may be external hemorrhoids.
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Last updated Aug 14, 2020

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