Bump on side of anus: Hemorrhoids or something else? | Go Ask Alice! - lump outside my anus

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Internal hemorrhoids also may protrude (prolapse) outside the anus, a sudden firm and painful swelling or lump around the rim of the anus.

It when I wiped yesterday I had certain difficulty. When I got into the shower I had a check and found a hard round lump just outside my anus.

Learn about the causes of a hard anus and some potential treatments may have a swollen bulge near the anus that may also be painful.