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Cures For Painful Lump On Anus
Hemmorhoid?: Hemorrhoid? The best way to approach hemorrhoids is to avoid getting them. If you are constipated -eat at least 5 servings of vegetables & 4 of fruit per day. Get in 8 - 8 oz glasses of water per day. Avoid poor quality carbs & increase whole grain. Eat adequate fiber & stay physically active. For discomfort you can do sitz bath or over the counter creams. ...Read more
Hemorrhoid: Probably a hemorrhoid. Try hemorrhoid cream.Get a more detailed answer ›
You may have a pilonidal cyst or perirectal abscess. At end of the day, you are going to need a full physical exam either way. Make an appointment to see a physician in urgent care or general surgery clinic.
There is a wide differential and a full history and physical exam is needed. Here is a study, warning, not for feint of heart: http://www. Wjgnet. Com/1007-9327/full/v22/i26/5867.htm
Good luck. ...Read more
Lump in the left side of anus, its painful to touch, I fell some pain and discomfort in that region if it disappear in few days is that will be good?
Perirectal abcess: Best to have it drained ASAPGet a more detailed answer ›
I have a painful lump around my anus, it's been 4 days it hasn't gone away, it's the size of a pea?
Thrombosed hemorrhoi: It is likely a thrombosed hemorrhoid which is a blood clot in your external hemorrhoid. Will ultimately resolve on it's own and re absorb into your system. It can take several days to go away. To to alleviate discomfort a doctor can open it and remove the clot but that is only done to alleviate pain. If it doesn't hurt anymore just leave it alone ...Read more
I have a lump in my anus, size of a pea, it was very painful for the first days it's been a whole week now, it does not hurt but I still feel it?
I currently have what feels like a squishy lump protruding from my anus, that is not painful or causing any discomfort, what do you think it could be?
Unknown: You need to go to the doctor for exam. Unfortunately impossible give you answer not seeing this lump. Gastroenterologist or family doctor, or proctologist. Please, go. ...Read more
I have a mass on my anus, it is external as far as I can tell. It is very painful and swells bad (glofball sized). Now having blood. What could it be?
Pain in the back end: Bleeding and pain with bm, along with a mass is likely clotted external hemorrhoids. Internal hemorrhoid usually does not hurt and blood is often found coating the stool rather than mixing with it. Thrombosed external hemorrhoids and fissures are truly pain in the _ _ _ but not dangerous, and can be treated. Consult doc for eval and treatment. Good luck. ...Read more
See your doctor: You should be seen by your doctor to get a pelvic examination to determine what these 'lumps' are. Depending on what they are treatment options can then be discussed. ...Read more
Hemorrhoid: May be you have hemorrhoid. Please see your PCP and have it looked at and he / she should be ane to prescribe something. ...Read more
I noticed a lump on anus about 1 week ago it's painful to touch I'm very scared Can it be cancer?
Needs evaluation.: It's unlikely that a cancer would pop up so quickly and so dramatically. But, it could be an abscess, which would require antibiotics and perhaps incision and drainage. An abscess can present in this area as a painful lump, and this would pop up quite quickly. You should go to see a surgeon very soon. ...Read more
Round lump little larger than a pea on outer anus appeared four days ago isn't bleeding but is painful?
I went a toilet and it was a big one (crude) and today I feel a lump on the outside of my anus and its painful! I'm scared its cancer I'm 18?
Unlikely to happen: One of the problems of being irregular is passing big stools that can create small tears in the skin around the anus. At your age and with this history, the most likely cause of the lump is a skin tag, growing from one of the overstreached points in your anus. Have your doc check it out duirng a rregular office visit. If you are obscessed with the cancer idea, have someone assess it at urgent care. ...Read more
2 weeks with swollen, extremely painful, non-visible, quarter-sized lump inside/to the left of anus. Hurts to sit etc, bloody discharge all day. Cause?
Perianal abcess: The possibility of this being a perianal abcess is strong. It is similar to having a boil on the skin but this is in anal area. Please see a colo-rectal surgeon for the incision and drainage. If you can not wait for an appointment go to ER and they may be able to help you out over there. ...Read more
Health care: Professionals are here to help you. Being afraid to see them when you are sick or injured is the opposite of appropriate. Although we are happy to see you when you are well we also want to help you when you are sick. A rectal abscess can progress to serious surgical problems if not addressed in a timely fashion. Don't be foolish, go see your GP ASAP! ...Read more
I've got a lump on my perineum closest to the anus, its painful to touch, and slightly red. What to do?
Peri-anal lump: Could you be referring to fissures, fistula, abscess? Sexually transmitted disease (syphilis, gc, hiv, etc.) should be considered. Hemorrhoids ; rectal prolapse can appear as an outward bulging. Anal trauma of any kind may cause mechanical injury. Skin eruptions need to be considered. Evaluation is recommended to distinguish serious versus less concerning reasons for your problem as described. ...Read more
I have a lager painful lump near my anus it's squishy it moves I can't sit down how do I get rid of it?
I have a small purplish soft lump on the anus, it causes no discomfort nor is it hard or painful or tender?
Most likely.: You've probably got a hemorrhoid that you can see. Although there are other explanations and ideally you want to have a doctor take a look to make sure that's all it is. Best to you! ...Read more
I m Only 16 and I have a small very painful lump on my anus. I'm scared to see a doctor and it seems to be getting worse every day What can it be?
Checkup: This could be a cyst or an abscess- see your doctor for an examination. ...Read more
I noticed a hard lump near my baby's anus a few weeks ago. Its not red or oozy and doesn't seem painful. Is it abscess? Cyst? Pls help. Thank you.
I have a small pea sized lump on my anus that is hard & slightly painful when touched my gp said it's a pile but IV never known them be like this b4?
Hemorrhoids: You are describing a thrombosed hemorrhoid. These are very common. You treat it like a regular hemorrhoid unless it is seriously painful. There is a surgical procedure to cut out the clot that is making it hard, but the procedure can cause a significant amount of pain and does not always relieve all of the symptoms. ...Read more
I noticed a hard lump near my baby's anus. Its not red or oozy and doesn't seem painful. Is it abscess? Cyst? Should it be remove surgically? Thank yo
Lump near anus: There are many possibilities. You need to take your baby in for a doctors examination to determine the diagnosis, Then a treatment plan can be made. ...Read more
I found a hard pea-sized painless lump just inside my anus under the skin. I do have hemorroids, but this lump is not soft and not painful.?
It is most likely:
An "old" clotted hemorroid! These wind up as tiny lumps (old clots) in one of the small veins!
You can easily have this checked out in a routine office visit to your PCP (Primary Care Provider. With a simple rectal exam!
Hope this helps!
Dr Z ...Read more
I have a marble sized, hard painful lump outside of my anus. Thought it was a hemmoroid but its now leaving a slight (pus/blood combo) discharge?
I have a hard little lump under my vagina and before my anus. It's oval in shape and not painful. It's on the left side A little bit bigger than a pea?
Bartholin Cyst: Your gyne may want to drain it. Make an appt. ...Read more