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What to do if i have a small hole above my anus - is it normal?

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Dr. Robert Cloud
Colon and Rectal Surgery 41 years experience
Hole above anus: Could be an anal fistula or pilonidal disease depending on the exact location. See a colon and rectal specialist for accurate diasgnosis.

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A 47-year-old member asked:

What do you suggest if I have a small hole above my anus - is it normal?

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Dr. Eric Kaplan
Colon and Rectal Surgery 42 years experience
Could: be a fistula opening or indication of prior pilonidal cyst/abscess. if in doubt see your doctor and ask for a diagnosis and or referral to a colon ans rectal surgeon.

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Last updated Aug 26, 2015

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