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A 23-year-old male asked:

lump in anus. swells up at times and shrinks.. causes some bleeding if there is too much contact. what does this sound like? is it benign?

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Dr. Robert Uyeda
General Surgery 45 years experience
Sounds like: perianal abscess which is partially draining. Probably not malignant but cannot say 100%. If it persists, show it to your doctor.

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