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What are the possible signs of anal cancer?

A doctor should be consulted if any of the following problems occur:

Bleeding from the anus or rectum. Pain or pressure in the area around the anus. Itching or discharge from the anus. A lump near the anus. A change in bowel habits.

This answer is based on source information from the National Cancer Institute.

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