Q. Is the flesh on wrinkly part of anus related to hemorrhoid?

Answered by
Dr. K Jagannathan
and medically reviewed by iCliniq medical review team.
Published on Oct 09, 2018

Hi doctor,

Recently, I found a little flesh on the wrinkly part of my anus and also near the perineum but connected to the anus. I am worried that it might be something serious. I recently discovered it like four days ago. It does not cause me any discomfort or bleeding, or any pain. I do not even feel it is there, only when I touch it. I think it started when I sat on the toilet for too long but I am not sure it might be the cause. Do I have hemorrhoids or is it different?

Dr. K Jagannathan

Medical Gastroenterology Paediatrics
#

Hi,

Welcome to icliniq.com.

The problem you have mentioned is of short duration. There are no other symptoms apart from the little flesh you are able to feel. It could probably be a skin tag, which means extra wrinkle of skin over that area. Since there is no discomfort or bleeding, we shall wait and watch. It is unlikely to be hemorrhoids.

Ask a QueryAsk a Query Consult by PhoneConsult by Phone Video ChatVideo Chat
Also Read Answers From:

Related Questions & Answers


I am suffering from piles and infection around the anus. Please help.

Query: Hi doctor,I am suffering from piles from nearly about a year. Suddenly yesterday, I felt pain around my anus, and I had 101 F fever. I saw that there is an infection around my anus.  Read Full »

I am getting hemorrhoids at least twice a month. What to do?

Query: Hello doctor,I am getting hemorrhoids often. Even this month, I got hemorrhoids twice. I would like to know, why is it so often for me? I do eat fruits every day, and I do not have constipation. I am 20 years old, and my weight is 59 kg. Thank you.  Read Full »

Kindly suggest medicines for piles and blood in stools.

Query: Hello doctor, I am having blood in stools and I have piles. I also have pain in passing the stools. Can you suggest some medicine?  Read Full »

Popular

Popular

Ask your health query to a doctor online?

Ask a Medical Gastroenterologist Now

* guaranteed answer within 4 hours.
Enter Your Health Query
You can upload files and images in the next step.

Fee:  

 


Disclaimer: All health Q&As published on this website is not intended to be a substitute for professional medical diagnosis, advice or treatment by a trained physician. Seek the advice from your physician or other qualified health-care providers with questions you may have regarding your symptoms and medical condition for a complete medical diagnosis. Do not delay or disregard seeking professional medical advice because of something you have read on this website.