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Most individuals who have hemorrhoids discover them in one of several ways. They either feel the lump of an external hemorrhoid when they wipe...
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Once you develop hemorrhoids, they don't usually go away completely unless you undergo one of the procedures below. They can get better, however, so...
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A precise definition of hemorrhoids does not exist, but they can be described as masses or clumps ("cushions") of tissue within the anal...
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Symptoms of hemorrhoids may sometimes be brought on by activity. Vigorous exercise, or any activity that causes exertion, straining or bearing down...
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There are two types of nerves in the anal canal, visceral nerves (above the dentate line) and somatic nerves (below the dentate line). The somatic...
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Most hemorrhoids can be treated with simple changes to diet and bowel habits. Most do not require surgery or other treatment unless the hemorrhoids...
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Hemorrhoids are swollen blood vessels of the rectum. The hemorrhoidal veins are located in the lowest area of the rectum and the anus. Sometimes they...
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Bleeding during bowel movements, itching, and rectal pain are the most common hemorrhoid symptoms. External hemorrhoidsRectal pain occurs mainly with...
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It is not known why hemorrhoids enlarge. There are several theories about the cause, including inadequate intake of fiber, prolonged sitting on the...
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Treatment of a hemorrhoid, an enlarged vein in the anal canal, is not urgent unless there is a blood clot in the hemorrhoid causing inflammation...
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A precise definition of hemorrhoids does not exist, but they can be described as masses or clumps ("cushions") of tissue within the anal canal that...
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They shouldn't bother you unless your diet (including the nuts) result in constipation (dry, hard stools). Constipation is the big enemy of...
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The doctor will examine the anus and rectum to determine whether a person has hemorrhoids. Hemorrhoid symptoms are similar to the symptoms of other...
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You have to....The only way that you can determine the source of your rectal bleeding is to have a medical provider examine you. It could be...
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The procedure for prolapse and hemorrhoids is a minimally invasive procedure to treat hemorrhoids and/or prolapse, a condition in which the...