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My daughter has a rectal lump and lower back pain. She also had a small amount of blood on tissue and small amount of mucus. ?

My daughter has a rectal lump and lower back pain.  She also had a small amount of blood on tissue and small amount of mucus. ?

Probably an: External hemorrhoid that thrombosed or clotted and now has ulcerated and as the clot dissolves, old blood is released. Could also be an abscess or fistula. If in doubt see your regular doctor to have it checked out. ...Read more

Rectal Lump (Definition)

Rectal lump is a symptom in which a person has a lump in the rectum, found during an exam of the rectum (the end portion of the large intestine, just before the anus). The lump can be a growth (such as a tumor) in rectum, or it can be a mass in the pelvis ...Read more


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Small hard painless lump in rectum. Occasional bleeding from rectum. What can this be? Young female

Small hard painless lump in rectum. Occasional bleeding from rectum. What can this be? Young female

Need tests: Need endoscopic examination and biopsy for diagnosis and treatment with out this is speculative , speak to your doctor and get it done soon. ...Read more

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Hard lump in rectum told it is a pile?

Hard lump in rectum told it is a pile?

Yes: Sounds like a pile (hemorrhoid). http://www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/hemorrhoids/basics/definition/con-20029852

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Is there anyway to get rid of skin tag besides going to a doctor? The last one said I had one but never saw it (i felt firm lump in rectum).

Is there anyway to get rid of skin tag besides going to a doctor? The last one said I had one but never saw it (i felt firm lump in rectum).

Probably not.: If the tag is big enough to cause a "firm lump", it's not something you can handle yourself; and there's no way to reach it anyway! let a doctor take care of it. ...Read more

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What causes small lumps under the cuticle?

What causes small lumps under the cuticle?

It could be...: A localized infection from a manicure. It also could just be a hereditory issue, or mild form of a fungal irritation. Have a dermatologist examine it to find out if it's anything more serious. Sometimes systemic diseases are diagnosed by how they effect the nails. ...Read more

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I have a small, hard lump on my side. What is it?

I have a small, hard lump on my side. What is it?

Many possibilities: Some causes of “raised bumps” may include soft tissue masses, ganglions, fibromas, inflamed lymph nodes, and cysts. Have the area evaluated by a professional to get the right diagnosis. ...Read more

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I have serval small lumps on my spine that move about ?

I have serval small lumps on my spine that move about ?

Most likely lipomas: Lipomas are varying sized fatty benign tumors that are under the skin & mobile as well as being painless. They are pretty common. These lumps could also be cysts. If they are not painful & not growing in size, you can discuss them with your doctor at your next appointment or go earlier if they are enlarging or painful. There are a list of other possibilities but they rank lower down on the list. ...Read more

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Small hard white lump near anus?

Small hard white lump near anus?

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

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Small lump on ulna, what is this?

Small lump on ulna, what is this?

Simple vs serious: Our bodies always have things that grow and change. Skin, fat, muscle, lymph nodes, bones, can change shape, get larger, more prominent due to many factors. The vast majority are not cancer but simply unusual growths like fatty tumors, cysts, skin tags, moles, etc. Most cause no symptoms and can be watched. If they cause symptoms or change colors, bleed, bruise or hurt, then see your doctor. ...Read more