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Soft Lump On Anus Diagnosis
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
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
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Prob. Sentinel tag: Caused by a rectal fissure. See pcp for procto exam ...Read more
See your PMD: You need an exam and possible biopsy ...Read more
Hemorrhoid: Is is bleeding? Is is painful? Is it growing? If yes to any of these questions you may consider seeing your family doctor. ...Read more
See your doctor: And have an exam. IF still unclear see a colon and rectal surgeon for the diagnosis and recommended treatment ...Read more
Hemorrhoids: Hemorrhoids are the most common cause. A hemorrhoid is a bulging vein around the anus. When you strain such as with heavy lifting, constipation or child birth, the vein can dilate so much that it does not snap back into its normal shape. Then you can get a clot in the bulge which makes it last even longer. If the bump does not resolve, go see your family doc to make sure it is not something worse. ...Read more
Need to see doctor: It could be simple wart, hemorrhoid, or serious anal carcinoma, should be evaluated by your doctor ...Read more
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
Hello. Just noticed a couple of lumps in the opening of my anus. Look a little purple in colour and move?
Lumps: Possible hemorrhoids, better see a doctorGet a more detailed answer ›
I have a one small lump on my anus, I can only see it if I forecely stretch my butt side to side. Is it an external emorrhoid?
Possibly: Other possibilities include anal warts, cysts, and tumors. Have it looked at by a doctor if it gets bigger or is painful. ...Read more
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 ›
Lump outside anus. Has had it for more than 4 years, but it will occasionally swell and is very painful at that time. Can you tell what it might be?
Doctor can examine: In a young, healthy person, such a lump may be a hemorrhoid. A primary care doctor can examine the anus, rectum, and lump. If constipated, 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
I am super worried about these strange lumps in my anus, there are 3, 1 on the ring and 2 more a little deaper, blue/purple/black I'm colour, plz help?
See your doctor: Hard to answer without an exam. See your doctor. ...Read more
I noticed a lump on anus 2 months ago and it disappeared after 1 month and now I don't fell any pain or anything else Is there anything to worry about?
Most likely not: Sine it went away that is that. If it returns see your doctor for exam ...Read more
I have a small lump just next to my anus, which is causing me pain when I sit, clench, go to the toilet and so on, I don't think I've had this before. I?
I want ask about the small lump in my anus. It's happened after defecated. It's very pain and I had noticed there is a small lump with white colour maybe. I had tried myself to push it in but it still come out. Can you explain to me about my problem? It is a
Prolapsed hemorrhoid: Is likely. Try warm baths to relax you and push it back in. You could also use compress of glycerin to shrink it and help reduce the pain. There are medicines available from a chemist that can help with the pain. Make sure your stools stay very soft by drinking plenty of fluids and eating lots of fruits and vegetables/fiber. If it keeps coming back, you may need to have it removed by a doctor. ...Read 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
Yes: Could be a hemorrhoid or a growth of any kind, it could be benign or cancerous. You need to have this checked out. ...Read more
May not be: Any lump in the anus, or rectum malignancy is the first suspicion, must be seen by your physician.. Month of march is colorectal cancer awareness & prevention month and more reason to see your physician. ...Read more