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What Anal Cancer Survivors said about their Cancer Symptoms.
Constipation, blood in stools & feeling of fullness in the anal area
weight loss, difficulty with bowels, nodes near anus ( I took for hemorroids )
My GYN found a lump, which we thought was actually a large hemorrhoid. Had it surgically removed and found out that it was cancer.
Lump protruding from anus
Lump near anus, constipation, thin ribbon like bowls.
Occasional bleeding, small lump-like most everyone else-thought it was a hemorrhoid or benign polyp.
Itching, pain, blood in stool, thought I had a hemi....felt an internal lump
No symptoms, found on a routine colonoscopy.
Rectal bleeding during bowel movements
small amount of bleeding and light abdominal pain
Bleeding from rectum while running.
Not many, itching and a small amount of bleeding.
Rectal bleeding, bowel problems, abdominal pain
A small amount of fresh blood when a tad constipated and thin poos.
Fissure on rectum
Blood in stools, lower right abdominal pain. Frequent bouts of diarrhea.
Constipation, light blood discharge (has stopped), lumps around anus, acute pain and burning sensation
Rectal needing enlarged lymph node
Severe bleeding that landed me in the ER
lumps in groin that I thought was hernia an and mass at anal area night sweats I thought It was menopause
Blood in stool, pencil-thin stool
Rectal bleeding followed by a growth.
Bleeding in stood, severe pain in anal area, feels like you are sitting on a knot
Nothing notable, biopsy of HPV growth
Bleeding, bowel incontinence. Thought to be hemorrhoids.
Bloating was the worst. Constipation. Bleeding rectally. Sigmoid colon pain from being loaded up with poo. Anal lump I thought was a haemmeroid (spelling??). Spent maybe a year sitting on one bum cheek thinking it wasn't anything serious.
Bleeding, anal pain, anaemia
Bleeding with BMs, having occasional accidents, worm like skinny stools. Growth discovered during annual gyn exam, followed by colonoscopy two days later and biopsy on the growth.
Small, painful bump.
I thought I had a hemorrhoid that wouldn't go away (I had never had one before) Other than the sore on my bum I had no other symptoms.
Bleeding. Bloating. Sitting was painful. hemorrhoids painful. Back pain
mimicked a hemmerhoid
The mass is located right inside my anal. It blocks off bowel movements. It will come out and cause severe pain and bleeding. I have to push the mass back in.
itching, bleeding, ribbon stools
Blood in stool. Felt a lump and thought I had a hemmoriod.
Thought it was hemorrhoids, rectal bleeding, rectal pain
Pain and pressure
Thinning of stools, itching, burning, swelling, irregularity
1: Angst ridden Volley Ball sized Tumor in your ass. 2: Tendency to listen to 90's music where some forlorn chick sings about how much it sucks to be alive. (The latter dissipates slowly following treatment/surgery). 3: Mysteriously, everyone you know is no longer able to pronounce the word "Anal" except for your Doctor . 4: The eerie phenomenon which occurs when the first question EVERYONE (!!!) asks when you say you have Cancer is "Where?"
Itchy anus, blood in stool, fatigue, lump
Bleeding with bowel motions. Unable to sit on a bicycle comfortably.
I thought I had a hemorrhoid!