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hello I have a painful black/purple lump just outside my

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Dr. Ratnakar Kini

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Posted on Tue, 2 Apr 2019 in Digestion and Bowels
Question: hello I have a painful black/purple lump just outside my rectum like on the rim. it hurts to move and is difficult to evacuate my bowels. I've had problems in the past like this but nothing this painful In the past it would stop after a few days but this time it's hard to poop and has been more persistent of a problem. I'm currently using medicated wipes after bowel movements and have been putting hemroid ointment on the area. I'm a 26 year old Male I have pictures of the area if you want them also btw
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hello I have a painful black/purple lump just outside my rectum like on the rim. it hurts to move and is difficult to evacuate my bowels. I've had problems in the past like this but nothing this painful In the past it would stop after a few days but this time it's hard to poop and has been more persistent of a problem. I'm currently using medicated wipes after bowel movements and have been putting hemroid ointment on the area. I'm a 26 year old Male I have pictures of the area if you want them also btw
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Answered by Dr. Ratnakar Kini 48 minutes later
Brief Answer:
Kindly upload the picture

Detailed Answer:
Hi,
Thanks for posting your query.
I am Dr.R.K and I am pleased to assist you.

Kindly upload the picture.
Regards,
Dr.R.K.
Above answer was peer-reviewed by : Dr. Chakravarthy Mazumdar
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Answered by Dr. Ratnakar Kini 0 minute later
Brief Answer:
Kindly upload the picture

Detailed Answer:
Hi,
Thanks for posting your query.
I am Dr.R.K and I am pleased to assist you.

Kindly upload the picture.
Regards,
Dr.R.K.
Above answer was peer-reviewed by : Dr. Chakravarthy Mazumdar
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Follow up: Dr. Ratnakar Kini 6 minutes later
these are the best I could get of the issue
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Follow up: Dr. Ratnakar Kini 0 minute later
these are the best I could get of the issue
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Answered by Dr. Ratnakar Kini 2 hours later
Brief Answer:
Picture

Detailed Answer:
Hi,
I don't see any picture uploaded here.
Kindly try uploading it again.
Regards,
Dr.R.K.
Above answer was peer-reviewed by : Dr. Chakravarthy Mazumdar
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Answered by Dr. Ratnakar Kini 0 minute later
Brief Answer:
Picture

Detailed Answer:
Hi,
I don't see any picture uploaded here.
Kindly try uploading it again.
Regards,
Dr.R.K.
Above answer was peer-reviewed by : Dr. Chakravarthy Mazumdar
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Follow up: Dr. Ratnakar Kini 31 minutes later
how about this time? sorry idk why it didnt go
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Follow up: Dr. Ratnakar Kini 0 minute later
how about this time? sorry idk why it didnt go
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Answered by Dr. Ratnakar Kini 2 hours later
Brief Answer:
Thrombosed external hemorrhoid

Detailed Answer:
Hi,
Thanks for uploading the picture.
You have thrombosed external hemorrhoids. You have a visible blood clot.
Thrombosed external hemorrhoids are usually very painful.

In addition to taking high fiber diet, fiber supplements and lot of fluids to ease bowel movements, the following should be done -
1. Sitz bath
2. Tylenol/Advil/Aleve for pain relief
3. Incision and evacuation of the clot/ Hemorrhoidectomy

For the 3rd one, you need to consult your doctor.
Regards,
Dr.R.K
Above answer was peer-reviewed by : Dr. Chakravarthy Mazumdar
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Answered by Dr. Ratnakar Kini 0 minute later
Brief Answer:
Thrombosed external hemorrhoid

Detailed Answer:
Hi,
Thanks for uploading the picture.
You have thrombosed external hemorrhoids. You have a visible blood clot.
Thrombosed external hemorrhoids are usually very painful.

In addition to taking high fiber diet, fiber supplements and lot of fluids to ease bowel movements, the following should be done -
1. Sitz bath
2. Tylenol/Advil/Aleve for pain relief
3. Incision and evacuation of the clot/ Hemorrhoidectomy

For the 3rd one, you need to consult your doctor.
Regards,
Dr.R.K
Above answer was peer-reviewed by : Dr. Chakravarthy Mazumdar
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