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Lump Gooch Hard Lump
It am a female, I have a large lump on my perineum from about a year ago. It is not hard or painful, but I am unsure what it could be?
Needs evaluation: Lumps, bumps, blisters and other skin abnormalities on the genitals need to be evaluated. An examination will be needed to know the cause and treatment. ...Read more
Ther perineum is the area between the anus and the scrotum in men and the vulva in women. It generally refers to the surface anatomy, from the pubic symphysis to the coccyx. Perineal tears and episiotomy can occur in this region during childbirth. The anogenital distance is a measure of the distance between the anus and the base of the penis or vagina & used in the ...Read more
This is embarrassing. I have a raisin sized lump on my perineum that is skin colored. It mostly hurts when I wipe. I'm worried about it. It is firm to the touch. What might it be?
Bartholin's cyst?: There are glands called Bartholin's glands that can get plugged, causing a cyst about the size you describe. These can get inflamed and sore. They can even get infected. If it's a Bartholin's cyst, it would be along the side of your labia in the area shown in the picture. You should see a gynecologist if it doesn't get better. ...Read more
I have several small hard lumps or nodules on my lower scrotum and Perineum area they don't hurt but sometimes itch what are these?
LUMP GOOCH: Have him checked by MD for the cause of the lump. It can be infection, node or tumor? ...Read more
I have a small lump on my perineum, it doesn't hurt but I've had it for about a year now. It has changed shape slightly in the past couple of months?
Plan: Definitely you need to see a doctor to figure out what is this. We can not tell you not seeing this lump. ...Read more
I had a lump in my perineum for about 3 years. And it gets big and then small. But this time u could. Really. See it cause. It s so swollen.
I have a small pea size lump on my Gooch. As far as I'm aware it's been there for about a week. It's painless but I would like some closure.
See your doctor: There is no way to know what this is without an exam. See your Gyn and have it checked out. Best wishes! ...Read more
I noticed 6 or 7 months ago a small lump on perineum or near perineum. It has kinda ball inside. I press it and it disapears. Does it normal?
I have got a small lump on my perineum. I would like to know reason for that. Actually two are there and I am not feeling any pain on that. But it is?
Perineum lumps: The only way of knowing what these are is to have them examined. There are several possibilities in that location. If you want to upload an image into a private conversation, we can look that way too. ...Read more
I recently shaved my vaginal area& after a week was slightly itchy growing back. I have now noticed a lump on my perineum?
Lump on left side of perineum. Pains then feels like it bursts. Blood comes out and pain goes away. Comes back every three days. Any ideas. Thanks?
I have two lumps on my perineum one very small I'm on large they feel like skin tags although the larger one is thicker that the usual small skintags.
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 small lump in my perineum area. I'm mortified and worried, I don't know what it is and I don't have a doctor. : (Please help!
See Your Doctor: There are several dermatological conditions that can cause this from a simple cyst to a mass which may be more serious and potentially malignant. See your Proctologist for an anal/rectal exam as well as an examination of the area to determine whether or not it should be excised or biopsied. ...Read more
This is embarrassing. I have a raisin sized lump on my perineum that is skin colored. It mostly hurts when I wipe. I'm worried about it. What is it?
Hello, my husband has a very large lump on his perineum (sp?) Its internal, he feels most of it on the inside. Yesterday it was the size of a pea, today is the size of a half dollar. Redish, extremely painful, he can barely walk or sit. He has had no chan
Always reasonable: There are several reasons this may occur. Scar tissue, an inclusion cyst, or suture granuloma may have occured. There may be hypertrophic scarring or less commonly a keloid forming. Certianly to evaulate for infection is a good reason to visit the ob/gyn. He or she can usually rapidly determine if anything further needs to be done. ...Read more
I have a lump on my perineum and I am not sure if it's some kind of hemorrhoid or something else. It is tender to the touch.
My anus is swollen and tender. It's a red lump that covers the entrance to my anus. My perineum is also swollen and painful?
See your doctor: You should be seen and evaluated with a proper physical exam. ...Read more
I believe I have a penile ulcer and possibly and lump on my gooch. I'm not sure to what the problem is and could use some help.
36 yr old female. Long-term constipation. Today I noticed pain/weird feeling in perineum area & there's a grape sized sore lump to the left side. Why?
Thrombosis hemorrhoi: This sounds like a thrombesed hemorrhoid or an abscess If you have fever or chills or the skin surrounding the lump is pink and warm then you may have an abscess. If this is the case you should seek medical attention right away. Not treated an abscess can result in sepsis and long term complications like fistula and even incontinence. You should see a doctor such as a colorectal surgeon to tell ...Read more
I have a lump on my perineum that is swollen and has a whitehead and is sore, this has happened before but it went away. Any idea what it is?
Possible Abscess: Its difficult to say exactly what it is without an exam, but possibilities include either a perianal abscess or something called hidradenitis suppurativa where an infection develops around a hair follicle. You should consult with a dermatologist for the best treatment if it continues to bother your worsen. ...Read more
Swelling/lump in perineum my husband (age 80) has a lump behind his penis in what I believe is the perineum -- it's the area that connects the scrotum to the rest of his body. The lump is fairly large, smooth, and does not hurt. It seems to be tender wh
Here are some. ..: To see is to believe; so bring him to see a urologist to verify it without a doubt. Further online chat may aggravate more anxiety and fear due to uncertainty although clinically it may be an infected sebaceous cyst. So, bring the info on its onset, duration, evolution, & progress to Doc for analysis + exam with inspection & palpation + tests as needed so to define what it is & how to do with it. ...Read more
Painful pea sized lump in perineum, left side near anus. No change in bowel habits, No blood in stool. Some discomfort when sitting. Concerned a bit.
Hemorrhoid: You are likely dealing with a hemorrhoid. Have a physician take a look at it in person if it is bothering you. ...Read more
I have what feels like muscular pain where my scrotum meets the perineum. I can press the area through my lower scrotum and feel pain. Is there a muscle that far down? Some referred pain to testicles but they are not swollen and no lumps.
Reaccuring lumps around the perineum area, sore. Occasionally comes and goes. Tried antiseptic cream, sudocream and hydrocortisone.
See a doctor: To make an accurate diagnosis, I recommend you to see your primary care doctor or a dermatologist when the lumps flare up. ...Read more