Anal abscess and fistulaUploader: Yozil 5 month ago Subscribe 8
When the abscess has been treated, it usually heals up and causes no more trouble. They frequently will require surgical drainage and antibiotics to treat it. This is especially true if you are over age 40, when there is an increase in the risk of rectal bleeding from colorectal cancer and other serious digestive diseases. If the bump you feel is sensitive or painful, it may be a hemorrhoid. A follicle contains a hair and an oil gland. If the abscess does not drain on its own, the doctor may incise and drain the abscess.