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A 26-year-old female asked:

I had a painful bowel movement & blood on toilet tissue. now theres stringy pronounced veins on anus with small lump on it. what is it? what do i do?

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Dr. Robert Hiensch
A Verified Doctoranswered
Sleep Medicine 13 years experience
Hemorrhoids. : Most likely hemorrhoids. You should increase your fiber intake or take stool softeners to avoid constipation. Do not strain. For symptomatic relief, you can sit in a bath of a few inches of warm water. Definitive treatments involve procedures that can be done by your doctor.
Last updated Mar 20, 2018

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