Perineum bump 

A perineum is a body part that is defined as a surface region between the coccyx and pubic symphysis in both males and females bodies. The perineum is located to the pelvic diaphragm and between the legs. It comes in a diamond shaped area that includes anus and genitals, in females the vagina. Normally, perineum is commonly called as gooch, taint and spot where God sewed us up.

The areas of a perineum are perineal pouches and ischioanal fossa. Perineal pouches is superficial and deep whereas ischioanal fossa is a space filled with fat at the lateral sides of anal canal. Ischioanal fossa is the skin base that is bounded by obsturator internus muscle. Obturator internus is a medical term between pelvic diaphragm and anal canal.

Sometimes, perineum can cause discomfort to many men particularly during physical activity like walking. Perineum bump happens due to many reasons and conditions. Some of the reasons that cause bump on perineum are molluscum contagiosum, condyloma, hemorrhoids, polyps, sentinel tags related to fissure and cancer.

Condyloma is an infection to the genitals of males and females. The two subtypes of condyloma are condyloma acuminata or simply known as genital warts and condyloma latum. Condyloma acuminata is caused by Human Papilloma virus or known as sore throat no fever HPV whereas condyloma latum is a white lesions that is associated with secondary syphilis. Condyloma acuminata can be very tiny or spread into large scale in the genital area. This is where a perineum bump is developed. It occur outside and inside vagina, on cervix opening and around the anus whereas for men it is normally seen on the tip of the penis. Normally, condyloma acuminata can't develop in the throat or mouth of a person who is having oral sex with the infected person.

Molluscum contagiosum or MC is a skin viral infection or known as mucous membranes. It can cause bumps on perineum in children especially since the virus can be spread easily through sharing clothing or towel. The virus can also be spread through sexually active adults since it is commonly spread through skin to skin contact like touching, scratching he bumps and then touching the skin again. MC is a flesg colored, pearly appearance and dome shaped that is often 5 millimeters in diameters.

Hemorrhoids can be a treat to the perineum when they are swollen or inflamed. Hemorrhoids are vascular structures in the anal canal which help with stool control. There are two types of hemorrhoids which are external and internal.

Perineum bump can be cured with the right consultation and prescriptions from doctor. However, the bump on perineum often occur due to lack of hygiene. Therefore, a good cleanliness must be practiced among children, adults, patients and etc so that viruses that cause this bump wont spread easily.