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A 43-year-old male asked:

i discovered a painless lump inside my anus while showering. it is near the end?

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Dr. Robert Killian
General Practice 28 years experience
Hemorrhoids: Until proven otherwise this is most likely a hemorrhoid. Yes, hemorrhoids can be painless. If you are not bleeding or having pain this is most likely no reason to get to the doctor and should resolve with time on its own.

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What is a good way to clean my anus in the shower?

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Soap and water: And use a washcloth/facecloth or your hands. Wash well and rinse well.
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A 21-year-old male asked:

While showering i felt a squishy bump on the inside of my anus. What could it possibly be?

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Dr. Jeffrey Juchau
Family Medicine 33 years experience
Hemorrhoid: what you are feeling is likely a hemorrhoid. If it is tender or hanging out of your anus evaluation is in order.

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Last updated Jul 27, 2015

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