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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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What causes a painless lump from the anus?

What causes a painless lump from the anus?

Thrombose hemmorrhoi: Probably benign butt should have it checked by MD ...Read more

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I discovered a painless lump inside my anus while showering. It is near the end?

I discovered a painless lump inside my anus while showering. It is near the end?

Hemorrhoids: Until proven otherwise this is most likely a hemorrhoid. Yes, hemorrhoids can be painless. If you are not bleeding or having pain this is most likely no reason to get to the doctor and should resolve with time on its own. ...Read more

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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 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

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I have a soft painless lump on my bum near anus for 6 or 7 years..its growing slowly..it is painless but it itches at times...

I have a soft painless lump on my bum near anus for 6 or 7 years..its growing slowly..it is painless but it itches at times...

There are certainly: a number of possibilities for this finding. Unfortunately these cannot be evaluated over the internet. You will need to be examined. With this long of a duration it is unlikely but not impossible to be serious. Get it checked out now while you are young. Make an appointment for your health care provider to examine you. ...Read more

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Yesterday i noticed a painless, hard lump near/in my anus. It feels itchy and tender after wiping. What could it be? It appeared after a constipation.

Yesterday i noticed a painless, hard lump near/in my anus. It feels itchy and tender after wiping. What could it be? It appeared after a constipation.

May be a hemorrhoid: With that description, the lump may be a hemorrhoid. A primary care doctor can examine the anus, rectum, and lump. With constipation, one pushes higher pressure into the anus and rectum, and the veins can swell up into a lump (called a hemorrhoid) that hurts, itches, burns, and sometimes bleeds. The doctor can offer treatment ideas after the exam. Meanwhile, avoiding constipation is helpful. ...Read more

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Two painless hard lumps inside anus. Should i be very concerned? One is larger than the other and sticks out more.

Two painless hard lumps inside anus. Should i be very concerned? One is larger  than the other and sticks out more.

Sounds like Internal: Hemorrhoids. Have it checked out by your local surgeon or the GI doc to confirm the dx. It might need to be biopsied for making correct dx. ...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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Yesterday I noticed a lump in the anus and I felt discomfort and dull pain in that region today it became smaller and no pain only dull pain to touch ?

Yesterday I noticed a lump in the anus and I felt discomfort and dull pain in that region today it became smaller and no pain only dull pain to touch ?

Lump anus: hello~ that is a small perianal hematoma and it comes from being a bit constipated and straining at stool. Keep your bowels soft by increasing the fiber in diet or take Metamucil daily to keep bowels soft thanks ...Read more

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There is a hard lump on my anus I noticed it about 12 days ago No change in size ,no pain or bleeding Thanks ?

There is a hard lump on my anus
I noticed it about 12 days ago
No change in size ,no pain or bleeding
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No thanks necessary.: Cannot say much....dermatologic conditions are hard to discuss without seeing them. and hemorrhoids, infections, warts and cancers can all start like this. ...Read more

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What is this little white thing sticking out of my anus after eliminating? It goes back in on it's own about 20 seconds after elimination. No pain, sometimes bleeding. When i push it's a small little white lump that sticks out.

Probably: What we call a prolapsing hypertrophic anal papilla. These are normal structures that have become enlarged and prolapse out when straining. As yo know they can bleed and be painful;. See a colorectal surgeon for recommendations on how to best manage this. ...Read more

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How can I heal hemorrhoids. I have lump around my anus and is painless. How much tym it takes to heal?

How can I heal hemorrhoids. I have lump around my anus and is painless. How much tym it takes to heal?

Hemorrhoid Care: It is important not to make hemorrhoids worse. Cleaning off after a bowel movement should be gentle. Pre-moistened towlettes can be used to dab the anus. Don’t wipe/rub. Pat the anus dry after cleaning. Avoid using harsh soaps that contain dyes or aromas. Cotton underwear is helpful as it absorbs moisture well. Sitz bathes can be helpful. Sit in a bathtub with warm water. There needs to >. ...Read more

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How can I treat hemorrhoids. I have lump around my anus and is painless. How much tym it takes to heal?

Preparation H or sim: the hemorrhoid is likely an external one that has already clotted off. That it is painless is good. It will heal and form a skin tag. ...Read more

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The doctor said I shouldn't worry but I've had small, painless but ticklish lumps in and around my anus for 4 months now. How can I get rid of them?

The doctor said I shouldn't worry but I've had small, painless but ticklish lumps in and around my anus for 4 months now. How can I get rid of them?

Need a picture: A picture would help a lot - but without this there are a few possibilities. Hemorrhoids are a common problem though these are often painful. Warts can be problem in this are and should be treated so they don't spread. Skin tags are another cause of lumps in the anus. Abscesses also cause lumps in this area but these are usually painful. Have your doctor take a look. ...Read more

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My boyfriend is 23 years old, recently he started feeling a internal lump or gland between his anus and testicles, it does not hurt. ?

Lymph Node: It is possible that it is a swollen lymph node. IT should be followed closely and he should see a doctor if it persists longer than a month. ...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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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