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Today my really hurts when i sit down and when I got home

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Today my anus really hurts when i sit down and when I got home and take a shower I tried to clean it and it's all bloated up, what is going on?
Hello. I'm Dr. Phil, licensed and practicing internist. Excellent service is my goal.

How old are you?

Any other medical problems?
Customer: replied 4 years ago.

20 and no.

Is there a bulge in the anus? Like something you can feel?
Customer: replied 4 years ago.

Yes there is a bulge yesterday and I can feel it when I am sitting down or when I am touching it, it seems to have gone away as of today.

Thank you

sorry about the late reply

This is a hemorrhoid

You should be okay if it is already gone back up
Customer: replied 4 years ago.

Do hemorrhoid's cure itself?

yes, they often do. They will go back inside and heal up

may come back later though
Customer: replied 4 years ago.

Should I consult a doctor about it?

yes, of course.

this doesn't substitute for a doctor's visit
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