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I have found a purplish lump on my anus?

I have found a purplish lump on my anus?

Probable: Thrombosed external hemorrhoid. If not painful should resolve in 10-14 days. If painful, bleeding or doesn't resolve, see your doctor or a colon and rectal surgeon. ...Read more

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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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I have a small purplish soft lump on the anus, it causes no discomfort nor is it hard or painful or tender ?

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

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When I go to the toilet I have purple lumps appear with slight tinge of blood in poo my anus feels irratates as if there is sank inside help?

When I go to the toilet I have purple lumps appear with slight tinge of blood in poo my anus feels irratates as if there is sank inside help?

Purple lumps: You may have hemorrhoids. Try using anti hemorrhoid medication. A change to a high fiber diet might also be helpful.if no relief see your doctor ...Read more

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I have a small purplish hard lump just inside anus. Seems behind the skin - i can move skin around it. No bleeding or pus. Should i worry? 43 yo male

I have a small purplish hard lump just inside anus. Seems behind the skin - i can move skin around it. No bleeding or pus. Should i worry? 43 yo male

Hemorrhoid: You have a hemorrhoid. This is a common human experience and is in reality a blood clot in one of the rectal veins. If it is not bleeding or causing pain then it should just reabsorb and you will be fine. ...Read more

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Yesterday Iwas told I had thrush (& had tests inc. anal swab) Today I have itchy, (no pain) purple lump on anus. Related? Help what's happening to me?!

Yesterday Iwas told I had thrush (& had tests inc. anal swab) Today I have itchy, (no pain) purple lump on anus. Related? Help what's happening to me?!

Yeast infections: Yeast or Candida can cause irritating symptoms like you describe. I wonder 'where' the doctors found the thrush - in your mouth? If that's true, I would want to look for the 'cause' -such as pre-diabetes, dry mouth, medications (inhalers?) or other diseases. A purple lump could be a hemorrhoid, as Candida or yeast should be more reddish. Both can itch. There's definitely treatment-hope u see a doc ...Read more

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Hi, I have a dark purple lump on anus. It has been there before and i took over-the-counter pinworm medicine. It's soft to touch and itches at night.

Hi, I have a dark purple lump on anus. It has been there before and i took over-the-counter pinworm medicine. It's soft to touch and itches at night.

See a doctor: Marmoset - there are a few different things this can be and they are all treated differenly. See a doctor so that they can take a look and advise you properly. ...Read more

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I have four purple lumps on my anus not sore even when touched. I also have mucus (a fair bit) I also feel like I need to poo all the time?

I have four purple lumps on my anus not sore even when touched. I also have mucus (a fair bit) I also feel like I need to poo all the time?

Well : Could be several things hemorrhoids anal tags fissures or fistulas.consult primary care physician for a specific diagnosis and treatment or you could try HealthTap visit with photographs ...Read more