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A 24-year-old male asked:

Have had lump on anus assume hemorrhoid for past weak painful at first and last two days blood stains on underwear. is that normal should i see my dr.

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Dr. Randy Stevens
General Surgery 24 years experience
Tear also: you have blood on toilet paper and have concerns for a hemorrhoid. It could also be an anal tear or abrasion. This happens from wiping too hard. It is very common. Your doctor will look at your anus and do an exam. If it is a hemorrhoid you will need to alter your diet and add fiber. If it is a tear you can benefit be using a wipe.

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