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Is the discharge from your anus or from the inflammation around it?
Are there any bumps?
Any pain or blood?
From the anus I think
any change in bowels or any other symptoms? Also, how long has this been going on ?
There are some bumps, but only the skin around the anus hurts. A BOWEL MOVEMENT DOES NOT HURT AND THERE IS NO BLOOD.
ABOUT 5 DAYS
Ok. Well, there are a number of things that could be causing this. Herpes is one of them
or it could be a skin infection, either bacterial, viral, or fungal.
In order to get to the bottom of what is going on you are going to need an examination by a doctor. There is really no way to get around that step.
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