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Small bump on outer rectum - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 13-Jan-2012
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Very Good Posted in: Digestion and Bowels
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User :   Hi
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How can I help you?
User :   hi
User :   I have having a very small bump on my outer rectum
User :   ok

User :   its from last two days. It doesnt pain or itch
User :   Ok

User :   Do you have any bleeding while straining at stools?

User :   no
User :   Ok

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It is always better to get it examined by a general surgeon or a Proctologist
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to make the diagnosis
User :   k
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though you are not having any symptoms, it is good to get it examined
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in the beginning itself
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and depending on the condtion
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the need and/or urgency of treatment can be decided
User :   i have bit of irritation in stomach
User :   Ok

User :   wht it could be
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Irritation in the sense, can you elaborate?
User :   feeling like going o bathroom bit frequeently. but this probelm is there from quite a few years
User :   Ok

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That could be a sign of infection
User :   k
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and if you are not having loose motions
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but only the urge
User :   ya
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then it is more favourable in terms of amebiasis
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which can be treated with a course of anihelminthics
User :   wht this bump could be?
User :   This bump, you should get it examined first

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it could be a hemorrhoid
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as that is commonly seen
User :   whts tht?
User :   Have you heard of piles?

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It is the same
User :   k
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other possibilities could be a simple growth
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which is not dangerous
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eg. Polyp
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but should be confirmed
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for that an examination is essential
User :   k
User :   Is there any thing else I can help you with?

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User :   ok I will get it check up
User :   so, it should not be dangerous
User :   No it should not be
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Nothing to worry
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Since you have been strained
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with an irriatant stomach
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it should have come down
User :   hi doc...i was chatting with u. but got disconnected
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and should not be a problem
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