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Forum Name: Anal Cancer
Question: Painful Bump on Anus
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|jarntz - Mon Mar 31, 2008 9:37 am|
I have a bump about the size of a pea in the area around my anus. it is skin colored and painful. not very painful, just painful to the touch. I wear thongs and they seem to make it more painful because they are constantly rubbing on it. What could it be?
|Theresa Jones, RN - Sun Jun 22, 2008 7:00 pm|
One of the conditions that comes to my mind that causes pain, itching, burning and sometimes bleeding and appears as a lump in the anal area is hemorrhoids. This is an enlargement of veins in the rectal area that become inflamed due to causative factors such as constipation, straining, pregnancy, etc. I would encourage you to have an evaluation by your physician to identify the causative factor. Best wishes.
Theresa Jones, RN
|scottyj55 - Fri Apr 24, 2009 11:12 pm|
Ok i have the same thing except, I didnt go bathroom, its the size of a grape, its hard and has a black spot almost looks like a rotten grape, i know you can sometimes push hemmroids in but this thing will not budge pretty hard, i don't know what it is, no blood, it hurts pretty bad
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