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I have a soft swollen lump on the outside of the opening of my anus. There is some itching and discomfort, but no real pain. What is it?
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Dr. Gregg Albers
Addiction Medicine
4 doctors agree
In brief: Anal lump
Liklely a hemorrhoid, could be a skin tag or wart.
Doesn't resolve check with your physician.

In brief: Anal lump
Liklely a hemorrhoid, could be a skin tag or wart.
Doesn't resolve check with your physician.
Dr. Gregg Albers
Dr. Gregg Albers
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Dr. Eric Kaplan
Surgery - Colorectal
In brief: Could
Be a hemorrhoid or a small abscess.
Try bed rest for 24 hours with feet above hips, warm tub soaks and intermittent ice packs. If no better or worse or fever or increasing pain see your doctor or a colon and rectal surgeon.

In brief: Could
Be a hemorrhoid or a small abscess.
Try bed rest for 24 hours with feet above hips, warm tub soaks and intermittent ice packs. If no better or worse or fever or increasing pain see your doctor or a colon and rectal surgeon.
Dr. Eric Kaplan
Dr. Eric Kaplan
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