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Synonyms for hemorrhoid

pain caused by venous swelling at or inside the anal sphincter

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Experiencing hemorrhoid symptoms while away from home can be extremely uncomfortable and unpleasant.
European company Terra Lab has just released a new and innovative treatment for hemorrhoids that has the potential to render wipes, creams and ointments a thing of the past.
With no vasoconstrictors, H+care is an effective option for hemorrhoid relief," says senior brand manager Katrina Eichenfeldt.
Recognizing the fact that more than 10 million people in the US are currently suffering in silence from this chronic condition and that more than nine million new cases are expected to be diagnosed each and every year*, Champions Medical Supply House made it their mission to help hemorrhoid sufferers in its own little way - by launching a website that will create public awareness and teach people how to manage their condition and keep it from interfering with their daily lives.
However, until 1999, Montefiore was not actively treating the decedent for "colorectal problems" because hers was a straightforward case of hemorrhoids.
Depending on the indications, hemorrhoid ligation, sclerotherapy, and radio-therapy may be used.
To round out the acute case, we inquired about the hemorrhoid symptoms during the past occurrences, just to see if any other sensation(s) emerged, especially since this episode was only beginning and, without treatment, would likely get much more intense.
93% of thromboid hemorrhoid sufferers reported significant relief
The technician who did my colonoscopy last summer said I have internal and external hemorrhoids.
Hemorrhoids are extremely common lesions that affect 86% of the general population.
Ringing the gallery in a deranged frieze, dazzling, wet-looking Technicolor photographs show Santa using an inflatable hemorrhoid cushion to make these paintings.
A prolapsed hemorrhoid often retracts spontaneously, or it may be gently pushed back into the rectum.
The hemorrhoid and the rubber band fall off in a few days, and the wound typically heals in a week or so.
Pain means a fissure [break in the skin] or a thrombosed [blood-clot-filled] external hemorrhoid, but it doesn't mean internal hemorrhoidal problems.
off circulation, and the hemorrhoid withers away within a few days.