Anal Cancer is a rare malignancy that starts in the anus. The risk increases in individuals with age over 50, HPV infection, HIV infected individuals, sex with multiple partners, smoking, frequent anal infection, swelling and soreness.
Some of the symptoms of Anal Cancer:
Lump formation near anus
Disturbed bowel habits
Pain in anal area
Unusual discharge from anus
When should you consult a doctor?
Consult a doctor if you see the signs of Anal cancer as the it can be highly treated in the early stages.