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Lump under skin near rectum

My 10 month old son has a lump under his skin very close to his rectum...naturally im very concerned about this and his appointment is tomorrow... Does anyone know what this might be?

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Dazey18

Asked by Dazey18 at 5:30 PM on Aug. 3, 2010 in Babies (0-12 months)

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  • I do not know. Is he straining alot when he goes #2? I have had anal fissures and it might be that.
    mollgirl

    Answer by mollgirl at 5:33 PM on Aug. 3, 2010

  • has he been having hard bowel movements? depending on how close to his lil bum hole, could possibly be irritation or not sure if it is possible a hemorrhoid.
    xtwilightx

    Answer by xtwilightx at 5:33 PM on Aug. 3, 2010

  • no clue...i would certainly ask the doc! BUMP!
    Leezah

    Answer by Leezah at 5:34 PM on Aug. 3, 2010

  • he has no problem going #2 and his poop is normal ( not like constatipated poop ?)....i just found it today....im so worried.... its not noticable just by looking at it..u have to feel it.
    Dazey18

    Comment by Dazey18 (original poster) at 5:36 PM on Aug. 3, 2010

  • bump
    Dazey18

    Comment by Dazey18 (original poster) at 6:02 PM on Aug. 3, 2010

  • He could have a funky tail bone. I know i do. It feels weird.
    carsonsmommytam

    Answer by carsonsmommytam at 8:40 PM on Aug. 3, 2010

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