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Dr. Ashori, Board Certified MD
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I have a hard lump the size of a Lima bean that is starting

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I have a hard lump the size of a Lima bean that is starting to protrude from my anus. I took a picture of it. I cannot get an appointment with a proctologist for 3 weeks - terrified!
Submitted: 4 months ago.
Category: Medical
Expert:  Dr. Ashori replied 4 months ago.

Hi Dr Mo here, please give me a moment to reply.

Expert:  Dr. Ashori replied 4 months ago.

May I see the picture please?

Customer: replied 4 months ago.
Not sure if you got the picture
Customer: replied 4 months ago.
I was able to get appointment with proctologist tomorrow. Pls take the payment. Thank you ��
Expert:  Dr. Ashori replied 4 months ago.

You have a small and not dangerous external hemorrhoid which is thrombosed.

It's nothing of concern.

If there isn't much pain you can leave it alone, it will go down by itself.

Otherwise your doctor can cut this and drain it.

Customer: replied 4 months ago.
Thank you so much for your opinion - it will help me sleep better tonight ��
Expert:  Dr. Ashori replied 4 months ago.

Wonderful.

Expert:  Dr. Ashori replied 4 months ago.

Please rate this answer if you don't have any other questions.

Otherwise please let me know.

-Dr. Mo

Expert:  Dr. Ashori replied 4 months ago.

Hope my answers were helpful.

Please rate my answer so that I can be compensated.