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I have a lump about the size of a pinky finger tip beside my anus. I never noticed it until today?
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In brief: Not necessarily
Without a physical examination by your physician, it is difficult to tell.
Most commonly an anal lump may be hemorrhoids. Viral skin lesions and anal cancers are also less common causes of an anal lesion.

In brief: Not necessarily
Without a physical examination by your physician, it is difficult to tell.
Most commonly an anal lump may be hemorrhoids. Viral skin lesions and anal cancers are also less common causes of an anal lesion.
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