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Hard Painful Lump Near Anus
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
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 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
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. ?
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
I have a painful,tender,firm lump around my anus.Ive already had I&D of previous abscess on other cheek.Started after bowel prep for MRI.Causes?
Past 2 days i have a painful small lump near my anus.does not bleed.pains when i sit and during bowel movement.i had tight and hard stool for past 3days .what should i do doctor.iam a 24 year old girl from india,mumbai.any medicine you can prescribe me? i
Cyst: Most likely an inclusion or sebaceous cyst. These are benign cyst that contain a white sebaceous material similar to that of a black head. These can become infected and present as painful lumps much like the cyst in this picture. Often times gentle pressure may express the material. If the lump is enlarging or becoming tender, have it evaluated. ...Read more
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 moreSee 2 more doctor answers
Its very hard to me to evacuate and everytime that i try to evacuate i push it too hard and it forms like a lump in the outer part of the anus.
Hemorrhoid.: What you are describing is a hemorrhoid, which can certainly form due to straining. If your stools are hard, you need to increase fiber and water intake, and perhaps even take some stool softners to prevent having to strain. Otherwise, you will end up with more hemorrhoids. ...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 ›
Earlier this week I think I had haemorrhoids as I felt something outside my anus. This has gone but I can feel a hard lump. Can you advise?
Hemorrhoid: Probably a hemorrhoid. Try hemorrhoid cream.Get a more detailed answer ›
Two painless hard lumps inside anus. Should i be very concerned? One is larger than the other and sticks out more.
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