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I Have A Small Hole Just Above My Anus

Hi. I recently found a small hole just above my anus and I'm worried that it could be something serious. The hole itself is about 1mm wide and has recently started to weep and bleed a small amount. I've looked on the Internet to see if I can find out what it is and I think it could be a polinodal cyst, but I'm really not sure. Any amount of help will be very, very well taken.  
Thanks.
Tags: anus, hole, Cyst
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563773 tn?1374250139
Hello,

It sounds like pilonidal cyst. This hole near the base of spine is called pilonidal dimple.It is a small pit or sinus in the sacral area at the very top of the crease between the buttocks.

The majority of pilonidal dimples are harmless, congenital anomalies that consist of a small depression or pit. There may be increased hairiness around the area.
The pilonidal dimple may also be a deep tract, rather than a shallow depression, leading to a sinus that may contain hair. These can become infected and drain.As it is bleeding ,so it has to be examined by a surgeon.

Hope it helps.Take care and pls do keep us posted if you have any additional queries


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1479953 tn?1287505867
can a male also have problems with th pilonidal cyst? i am 16 and a boy and i have know about the "hole" for a while now but within the last month or so it has began to hurt and bleed. please help.
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2207648 tn?1339008859
I'm a male and I also have the pilonidal cyst. I've had it for a long time. Evey once in awhile it hurts and bleeds. Its never caused me any medical problems. Thought I was the only person in the world with this problem. I'm glad to hear I'm not alone. Its very embarassing but its a part of me and I'm ok with that. If it could ccause deathly problems id love to know about it. My email address. ***@****. thanks so much for your time.
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Avatar m tn
I have a hole i can fit the tip of my pinky in right above my rectum that constantly drains puss and blood. do i need to see a surgeon?? Cause ots been there for 2 years and isnt gettin any better
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Avatar m tn
I have a pilonidal sinus, at the top of my buttcrack (for lack of a better term) theres a small opening that puss comes out of, but then i also have this small hole 1-2 inches above my anus that bleeds. Not too sure if its related to the sinus, because it doesnt irritate or hurt, it just bleeds occasionally.
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Avatar f tn
Mine just bled one period and after that it never bothered me again. Still i thought id search it up just to be sure so i figure it is normal and nothing is wrong with it?
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Avatar m tn
hi I have this small hole near my actual butthole and it bleeds pusing and dischargeing there no pain at all theres a sweet smelling pus that comes out when I wipe it clean and I pulled this long strand of whits stuff out of it but wondering what it is its starting to worry me a bit
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Avatar n tn
Wow I have been made fun of bc of this all my life by the few people that Ive told that I have what I say is ;2 butt holes lol. I happened to be in the hospital one time and one night it left blood on my bed so the nurses wanted to know where the blood was coming from so I tell them, so the next thing I know I have all these nurses and drs wanting to see it! I even had someone take a pic! Either way I was told that it could be closed but the Dr probably wouldn;t waist his time unless it really bother me... Im happy to see here that I'm not alone on this one!
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Avatar f tn
Yep, I have had this for quite a few years now. Not sure if I had it as a kid, but when I was 20, I noticed it. The last 2 days, it hurt really bad to where I could barely sit and this morning, I felt the back of my underwear and it was wet. I guess I had a cyst on the inside and it finally burst when I was asleep. Feels soo much better now, but the infection itself, stunk really bad. I put some neosporin on it, to prevent any germs to get in there.
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Avatar f tn
Do you know what this is called. And if it is unhealthy for it to bleed
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