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A lump or a swelling that is painful and develops suddenly may be caused by many reasons such as an injury or an infection. If you are susceptible to the risk factors for hemorrhoids, the anal lump may be due to piles. Anal cancer can cause rectal discharge, but its generally the least likely cause. According to the american cancer society , the lifetime risk of developing anal cancer is only 1 in 500. Anal cancer is most common in women and people between the ages of 55 and 64. If your anal mucus discharge recurs or never resolves in the absence of a possible infection, you should seek medical evaluation to determine if you have a chronic inflammatory condition of the bowel (e.). Anal skin tags are collections of excess skin around the anus. Anal skin tags can result from hemorrhoids or healing anal fissures. Risk factors for developing anal cancer include infection with certain types of human papillomaviruses , cigarette smoking, many sexual partners, and a weakened immune system. A discharge of mucus from the anus loss of bowel control (bowel incontinence) some people with anal cancer do not have any symptoms. While theyre unlikely to be caused by anal cancer, its best to get them checked out. An anal, or rectal, abscess occurs when a cavity in the anus becomes filled with pus. It causes extreme pain, fatigue, rectal discharge, and fever. At first, most people assume the bleeding is caused by hemorrhoids (painful, swollen veins in the anus and rectum that may bleed).