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103 Possible Causes for Male Perineal Pain, Perianal Lump

  • Perianal Abscess

    Superficial perianal abscesses may occur in infants and toddlers. The abscess often appears as a swollen, red, tender lump at the edge of the anus.[patient.info] A small lump may also be present although in some patients, this may not always be obvious.[slhd.nsw.gov.au] The male-to-female ratio is 2:1. [ 3 ] Presentation Symptoms include painful, hardened tissue in the perianal area, discharge of pus from the rectum, a lump or nodule, tenderness[patient.info]

  • Hemorrhoids

    Thrombosed haemorrhoids are seen as purple, swollen, acutely tender perianal lumps.[patient.info] Discharge can cause perianal irritation and itching. Fourth degree haemorrhoids may become “strangulated” and present with acute severe pain.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] External haemorrhoids do not usually cause symptoms unless thrombosis occurs causing acute severe pain and a visible/palpable perianal lump.[patient.info]

  • Prolapsed Hemorrhoids

    Thrombosed haemorrhoids are seen as purple, swollen, acutely tender perianal lumps.[patient.info] In later stages, there may be an external lump or mass of rectal tissue (prolapsed hemorrhoids).[chirurgie-herter.de] External haemorrhoids do not usually cause symptoms unless thrombosis occurs causing acute severe pain and a visible/palpable perianal lump.[patient.info]

  • Anorectal Fistula

    Patients may also notice a small lump in the perianal egion with occasional bleeding associated with defecation.[nuh.com.sg] Superficial perianal abscesses may occur in infants and toddlers. The abscess often appears as a swollen, red, tender lump at the edge of the anus.[patient.info] The male-to-female ratio is 2:1. [ 3 ] Presentation Symptoms include painful, hardened tissue in the perianal area, discharge of pus from the rectum, a lump or nodule, tenderness[patient.info]

  • Thrombosed Hemorrhoids

    Thrombosed haemorrhoids are seen as purple, swollen, acutely tender perianal lumps.[patient.info] External haemorrhoids do not usually cause symptoms unless thrombosis occurs causing acute severe pain and a visible/palpable perianal lump.[patient.info]

  • Urethritis

    Haemophilus parainfluenzae was isolated from the urethral discharge of a man with urethritis. The patient responded favorably to treatment with amoxicillin. Although the facts suggest that this case of urethritis may have been caused by H. parainfluenzae, a possible etiologic role of other microorganisms is not[…][ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

    Missing: Perianal Lump
  • Chronic Prostatitis

    The clinical presentation of ABP may be highly variable with symptoms ranging from mild to severe. 6 Classic symptoms include: fever chills perineal or lower abdominal pain[racgp.org.au] […] dysuria urinary frequency urinary urgency painful ejaculation hematospermia. 8 Acute bacterial prostatitis should be considered in the differential diagnosis of any male[racgp.org.au]

    Missing: Perianal Lump
  • Carcinoma of the Prostate

    In the locally invasive stage, the illness causes incontinence, nocturia, hematuria, hematospermia, painful ejaculation, suprapubic and perineal pain, impotence, rectal tenesmus[symptoma.com] Urgency and dysuria may signify a urinary tract infection, not uncommon in older males.[symptoma.com]

    Missing: Perianal Lump
  • Acute Prostatitis

    Genitourinary Radiology Male Pelvis Prostate & Seminal Vesicles Prostatitis Prostatitis Prostatitis, an inflammation of the prostate gland, manifests as pelvic or perineal[med-ed.virginia.edu] The clinical presentation of ABP may be highly variable with symptoms ranging from mild to severe. 6 Classic symptoms include: fever chills perineal or lower abdominal pain[racgp.org.au] pain, or irritation with micturition or ejaculation.[med-ed.virginia.edu]

    Missing: Perianal Lump
  • Adenocarcinoma of the Prostate

    Virchows Arch. 2013 Apr;462(4):429-36. doi: 10.1007/s00428-013-1385-5. Epub 2013 Feb 27. Abstract Ductal adenocarcinoma (DAC) of the prostate is thought to have worse prognosis than prostatic acinar carcinoma (PAC). We aimed to evaluate the prognostic significance of histopathological patterns of DAC. A series of[…][ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

    Missing: Perianal Lump

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