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Posted on Tue, 2 Apr 2019
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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Follow up: Dr. Ratnakar Kini (0 minute later)
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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doctor
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
doctor
doctor
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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hello I have a painful black/purple lump just outside my

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