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itchy rectum with lumps

Hello this is one of those times you try to hide the situation. I have been hiding this for a year and it keeps getting worse. I have tried preparation H and other ointments that relief me for a couple of hours. I have a lump just inside my rectum area and one on the inside of my skin inbetween my but cheeks. I can't take it anymore the itchy and pain from the raw wiping is becoming worse and worse and the ointments give temporary relief. the rectum hole swells wear i can bearly wipe and than it gets itchy and irretable.the lump also seems to get bigger and smaller at times.
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replied November 29th, 2008
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Although I have had an itchy anus and itching in my butt crack, I have always found that hydrocortisone cream takes it away. But if you have a lump in there I would seriously recommend seeing a doctor.

Hope this helps, you can chat with me privately if you wish to discuss more.

Wendy
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replied April 23rd, 2019
Thank you for asking at Ehealth forum!

I read your question and I understand your concern.
You would need surgical intervention to get rid of this itching and lump. Combination of hydrocortisone and nitrates is also helpful.
I hope it helps. Stay in touch with your healthcare provider for further guidance as our answers are just for education and counselling purposes and cannot be an alternative to actual visit to a doctor.
Take care
Khan
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