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Synonyms for hemorrhoid

pain caused by venous swelling at or inside the anal sphincter

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Another reason people avoid going to the doctor is that they have heard horror stories about hemorrhoid surgery," Dr.
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.
A new 30-minute procedure may provide a welcome alternative to painful hemorrhoid surgery.
The only sign you may notice from internal hemorrhoids is bright red blood on the toilet paper or in the toilet bowl.
More than 90% of cases of hemorrhoids can be treated successfully without surgery in a surgeon's office or clinic, and rubber band ligation is the preferred treatment for internal hemorrhoids, says rectal surgeon Eugene P.
If you already have hemorrhoid problems, your physician may first suggest dietary alterations or over-the-counter preparations to reduce swelling.
In addition, nonprescription hemorrhoid remedy labels must include the statement "If condition worsens or does not improve within seven days, consult a doctor.
A hemorrhoid is not a growth but an inflammation and enlargement of the natural tissue, caused by excess pressure in the abdominal and/or anal area.
If you detect blood in your stool, it may be from a hemorrhaging hemorrhoid, but it might also be a sign of cancer.
Stapler Innovation Addresses Current Challenges in Treating Rectal Prolapse and Hemorrhoid Disease
The primary steps in both surgeries were same and consisted of Examination under anesthesia, delivery of hemorrhoids by artery forceps, one applied at the muco cutaneous junction of hemorrhoid, the other at the apex and a skin incision at the base of hemorrhoids and separation of hemorrhoid tissue from the internal sphincter fibers by monopolar diathermy or scissors.
Hemorrhoid is one of major health concerns in world and its prevalence when patients are assessed proctoscopically far outweighs the prevalence of symptoms.
As most chronic hemorrhoid sufferers know, hemorrhoids can cause extreme pain, discomfort and embarrassment.