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Q. He has a marble size ball that protrudes from rectum. I can push it back in with ease. Feels like it is suppose to be in bottom part of anal canal

Answered By
DR. MASSIMO ORIOLES, DVM, MRCVS

A. I would recommend to take him to your veterinarian for an evaluation and discuss appropriate treatment options.
It could be either a perianal mass (perianal tumor like an adenoma of the perianal glands for example), a proper rectal mass (rectal polyp for example), or a rectal prolapse (the internal wall of the rectum is protruding).
Your veterinarian will understand immediately where is coming from with a physical examination.


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