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I have a pimple near my anus , it sort

Patient: I have a pimple near my anus , it sort of hurts . Is this dangerous ? How do I get rid of it ?

 

 

Symptoms: Nothing

 

 

Doctor: Thank you for writing to us.One possibility is that you have a Pilonidus cyst. This is a cyst that occurs near the a nus and sometimes becomes infected with trapped hair in the anus.You need to see a Doctor to remove the cyst. Also, you may need antibiotic treatment if you have a fever.Hope this helps you. All the best.

 


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Dr. Jimmy Obaji M.D.

Dr. Jimmy Obaji M.D.

Dr. Jimmy Obaji completed his residency in Family Medicine at the University of Manitoba. He currently operates a walk-in-clinic in downtown Toronto.

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