Category - Anal
A lump or a swelling that is painful and develops suddenly may be caused by many reasons such as an injury or an infection. If you are susceptible to the risk factors for hemorrhoids, the anal lump may be due to piles. Anal skin tags are collections of excess skin around the anus. Anal skin tags can result from hemorrhoids or healing anal fissures. Formation of a lump or mass near the anal opening changes in bowel movements, such as narrowing of the stool these symptoms are also common in other benign conditions. A lump next to anus is likely to be a sign of an anal skin tag or hemorrhoid. In most cases, a lump next to anus is often harmless and will in most cases clear without treatment. If this fails to happen, have your dermatologist examine it as soon as possible. Anal cancer is uncommon, but can also appear as a small lump in the anal canal. Finding a lump on any part of your body can be alarming, but try not worry. If youve found a small and often dark or black coloured lump on the outside of your anus that looks a bit like external. a lump at the anal opening! Help 1232 in response to andy2113 no unfortunatly i have not had the courage to contact my surgery, i have combat ptsd and my anxiety is through the roof, my pain comes and goes but the lump remains there, i do have piles which it.