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    Poop problems need help
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    streets44241 posted:
    Hi i am male 33 years old. whenever i poop there is a flap of skin or muscle trying to come out of my anus. this happens only when i try to force the poop out. it retracts in when i touch it or when i start cleaning my anus, because of this i always having a feeling that my bowl is not completely empty. this just started 3 or 4 months ago.
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    georgiagail responded:
    This sounds like a hemorrhoid issue.

    Gail
     
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    streets44241 replied to georgiagail's response:
    But it does not hurt me in any way. I am guessing that the hemorrhoid hurt during the excretion process.
     
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    georgiagail replied to streets44241's response:
    No, a hemorrhoid does not have to hurt. A hemorrhoid is simply just an blood vessel that is enlarged and pushed out of the anus with the force of pushing during the straining of a bowel movement. It does not have to either hurt or bleed.

    Gail
     
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    junebugjelly responded:
    You should go to the doctor and get it checked out.
     
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    streets44241 replied to georgiagail's response:
    Thanks for the advice guys


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