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Hello, Sometimes My Anus Feels Itchy And Is Sometimes Abit

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Posted on Fri, 10 Jul 2020
Question: Hello,
sometimes my anus feels itchy and is sometimes abit sweaty.
After looking at it, I could see a peri-anal lump at the external anal sphincter.
Can I send you maybe a foto, so you can anlayse it ?

Thank you ! Regards XXXXXXX

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Answered by Dr. Dr. P. T. Patil (1 hour later)
Brief Answer:
Mostly it is Perianal Abscess in a stage of induration .

Detailed Answer:
Hello
Thanks for query .

Based on the facts that you have posted you seem to have developed a Peri Anal Abscess in a stage of induration .However diagnosis can be confirmed only on clinical examination in person by a qualified General Surgeon .

You can upload photograph that will help me in making precise comments .

Start taking antibiotics like Doxicycline along with anti inflammatory drug like Diclofenac twice daily .

Ensure to observe persona hygiene by cleaning the are wwith warm water twice daily.

Normally it gets cured with this treatment .However If if does not subside within a week you may need to undergo surgery to incise and drain the abscess under short general anesthesia.

Hope I have answered your query ,please feel free to ask if you have more questions,I shall be happy to help you
Thanks and Regards.
Dr.Patil.

Above answer was peer-reviewed by : Dr. Chakravarthy Mazumdar
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Follow up: Dr. Dr. P. T. Patil (13 days later)
Hello,
I have no symptoms anymore, but there is still a small lump.

Here are pictures:

https://ibb.co/ft5BDRW

https://ibb.co/M5ZYfhR

https://ibb.co/DRF6tTz
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Answered by Dr. Dr. P. T. Patil (12 hours later)
Brief Answer:
It is a Sentinel Pile(External Pile)

Detailed Answer:
Hello
Thanks for follow up and uploading photographs .
You have what is called as Sentinel Pile (External Pile and it needs to be excised under anesthesia .

Consult qualified General surgeon for necessary treatment .

Thanks and Regards,
Dr Patil.
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Above answer was peer-reviewed by : Dr. Chakravarthy Mazumdar
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Hello, Sometimes My Anus Feels Itchy And Is Sometimes Abit

Brief Answer: Mostly it is Perianal Abscess in a stage of induration . Detailed Answer: Hello Thanks for query . Based on the facts that you have posted you seem to have developed a Peri Anal Abscess in a stage of induration .However diagnosis can be confirmed only on clinical examination in person by a qualified General Surgeon . You can upload photograph that will help me in making precise comments . Start taking antibiotics like Doxicycline along with anti inflammatory drug like Diclofenac twice daily . Ensure to observe persona hygiene by cleaning the are wwith warm water twice daily. Normally it gets cured with this treatment .However If if does not subside within a week you may need to undergo surgery to incise and drain the abscess under short general anesthesia. Hope I have answered your query ,please feel free to ask if you have more questions,I shall be happy to help you Thanks and Regards. Dr.Patil.