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A 23-year-old female asked about a 29-year-old male:

for the past 3 months feeling a strange tissue in my anal canal.could feel it only sometimes.when touched,blood is seen.what is happening actually?

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Dr. Arthur Heller
Gastroenterology 43 years experience
Probably...: a hemorrhoid (enlarged or inflamed vascular cushion), psrgaps an anal fissure ( tear in lining), less likely polyp or tumor. See doc, get examined. Hemorrhoid Rx is relatively simple, usually without surgery.

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