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Very painful lump on anus?

Very painful lump on anus?

Probably: A thrombosed external hemorrhoid but also could be an abscess. Warm soaks, bed rest, and inflammatories. If not better in 24-48 hours see a colon and rectal surgeon. ...Read more

Anus (Definition)

The anus is the opening of the rectum, through which stool and flatus are passed. The anal canal is about an inch in length, and is ...Read more


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What could it be if you have a red painful lump on anus?

What could it be if you have a red 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

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I have a painful anus and lumps on the outside what is this?

I have a painful anus and lumps on the outside what is this?

Sounds like: Thrombosed external hemorrhoid. But it could be perianal abscess. Best to have a doctor look at it, because it might require drainage. ...Read more

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I have a painful lump on/near my anus.?

Cyst/Abscess: 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

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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?

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

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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 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?

Hemorrhoid: It sounds a lot like an external hemorrhoid, but you should go to your doc to have it checked for sure. If so, remember to keep lots of fiber in your diet to help it from returning. ...Read more

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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?

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

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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?

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

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Found little white hard lumps near vagina and anus it's not painful or anything?

Found little white hard lumps near vagina and anus it's not painful or anything?

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

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Hey I have lumps around my anus and painful stinging spots also itching. Can you help?

Hey I have lumps around my anus and painful stinging spots also itching. Can you help?

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

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I noticed a lump on anus about 1 week ago it's painful to touch I'm very scared Can it be cancer?

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

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Round lump little larger than a pea on outer anus appeared four days ago isn't bleeding but is painful?

Round lump little larger than a pea on outer anus appeared four days ago isn't bleeding but is painful?

Possibly am: External hemorrhoid. Try cold compresses for the discomfort until a doctor can examine you. ...Read more

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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?

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

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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?

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

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Having red lump between my anus, for 3 days now, any ways to cure it? Afraid to see gp

Having red lump between my anus, for 3 days now, any ways to cure it? Afraid to see gp

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

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I've got a lump on my perineum closest to the anus, its painful to touch, and slightly red. What to do?

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

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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 lager painful lump near my anus it's squishy it moves I can't sit down how do I get rid of it?

That depends on what: It is. It may be an external hemorrhoid. Possibly a cyst. Once it is diagnosed - a treatment plan can be developed. In the meantime- drink lots of water, eat food that is high in fiber and remain physically active. ...Read more

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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