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Tiny purple spots on anus, bumpy?

Tiny purple spots on anus, bumpy?

Ouch-it really hurts: External hemorrhoids are basically varicose-vein, and when thombosed (clotted) it sure can cause much pain in the _ _ _. This is easy excised in the office, if you r doc does it, which can relief your pain quickly. If not, topical steroid mixed with Lidocaine such as anapram can help quite a bit. Increase fibers and fluid, avoid straining, and minimize prolonged sitting. Consult doc. Good luck. ...Read more

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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Felt 5 spots near anus 5 wks ago;smear & biopsy 3 days later, both herpes neg, but read they may be inaccurate. Spots still there. Could it be herpes?

Felt 5 spots near anus 5 wks ago;smear & biopsy 3 days later, both herpes neg, but read they may be inaccurate. Spots still there. Could it be herpes?

Need exams & tests: Spots mean different things to different people. You need a thorough exam and serological (blood) tests for any suspected infection including Herpes. ...Read more

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I have a few tiny black spots on my anus. They're not painful and I didn't notice until I shaved the area. What could this be?

I have a few tiny black spots on my anus. They're not painful and I didn't notice until I shaved the area. What could this be?

Freckles versus...: ...something more concerning like Kaposi's sarcoma? Without a picture its impossible to say from here. Please have your local doctor check for you-- ...Read more

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1 of my friend have white spots around the anus and it looks like fungus.What does it mean? She applied dermasone0.025 %

Maybe fungus?: "white spots" can certainly be a yeast infection in the skin but can be many other problems. Dermasone is a steroid and can make any kind of infection worse. If that occurs see your doctor. ...Read more

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Spots around vagina/anus, brownish redish goo found around anus and yellowish/white watery discharge from vagina?

Spots around vagina/anus, brownish redish goo found around anus and yellowish/white watery discharge from vagina?

Exam: You need an exam to say what these spots and goo are. Mucous is normal to have extruding from the anus, so no worries that way. Spots.... Hard to say as they could be many things. Watery white or yellowish discharge from the vagina is also completely normal. See a doctor, though, for an exam. ...Read more

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What could cause tiny spots of blood from anus?

What could cause tiny spots of blood from anus?

Could be many: Things from benign to very serious. Please see a specialist such as colorectal surgeon or gastroenterologist and better to be seen when actually bleeding or with a sample to be able to confirm that what you are seeing is actually blood. ...Read more

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I occassionally get tiny bright red blood spots on tissue from anus. Causes? Should I be worried?

I occassionally get tiny bright red blood spots on tissue from anus. Causes?  Should I be worried?

Likely benign: Given your age and the minimal amount of blood this is most likely related to hemorrhoids/ perianal skin fragility. If you have a significant family history of colon cancer/ inflammatory bowel disease make sure you mention it to your PCP at the next well visit. An exam of the perianal area/rectal during the same visit will probably answer your question. ...Read more

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Small spots on entry to anus for last 3r4 weeks... I've read this could be an std. I've had unprotected sex with a couple of women in the last 2 month?

Small spots on entry to anus for last 3r4 weeks... I've read this could be an std. I've had unprotected sex with a couple of women in the last 2 month?

Correct: You need to see a doctor and have these examined. May well be genital warts (hpv). More importantly, get tested for hiv, syphilis, and other stds which may not be immediately symptomatic. Hope all turn out negative and you will now engage only in protected sexual activity. ...Read more