A 44-year-old member asked:
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is there bulbous swelling of anal yeast infection?

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Dr. Joel Gallant
35 years experience Infectious Disease
No: It sounds much more like a thrombosed hemorrhoid. For the most part, anal yeast infection is a condition that gets discussed on the web much more often than it actually occurs.
Answered on Sep 14, 2018

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