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A 53-year-old member asked:
Dr. Charles Cattano
38 years experience in Gastroenterology
Anal swelling: Anal/rectal pain and swelling may be an indication of underlying disease--fissure, proctitis, fistula, abscess. Hemorrhoids may be exacerbated by inc ... Read More
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A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. Syed Tahir
46 years experience in General Surgery
Hemorrhoids: Commonest cause is thrombosed hemorrhoids which means blood clot in hemorrhoids. Majority responds to sitz bath. Means sitting in warm water.
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A 36-year-old male asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
24 years experience in Psychiatry
Anal swelling: accumulation of fluid at the opening at the end of the alimentary canal.
A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. Pricha Boonswang
Specializes in Colon and Rectal Surgery
Hemorrhoids: One of the most common cause of symptomatic hemorrhoids is repeated pushing.
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A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. Charles Cattano
38 years experience in Gastroenterology
Anal swelling: Anal/rectal pain and swelling may be an indication of underlying disease--fissure, proctitis, fistula, abscess. Hemorrhoids may be exacerbated by incr ... Read More
A 56-year-old member asked:
Dr. Pricha Boonswang
Specializes in Colon and Rectal Surgery
It could be: Have an examination.
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A 51-year-old member asked:
Dr. Miguel Rodriguez
37 years experience in Gastroenterology
Anal swelling: It is possible that you may be pushing really hard while having a bowel movement and hemorrhoids are forming.
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A 39-year-old male asked:
Dr. Richard Tholen
40 years experience in Plastic Surgery
Anal pain: May be hemorrhoid or abscess. If you have any GI symptoms this could be a sign of irritable bowel or inflammatory bowel disease. There are other cause ... Read More
A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. Pricha Boonswang
Specializes in Colon and Rectal Surgery
Prob. hemorrhoids: Let the md do the exam.
A 37-year-old male asked:
Dr. Herbert Duvivier
32 years experience in Hematology and Oncology
See physician: Treatment will always depend upon the diagnosis of the condition. See your physician. If it is hemorrhoids he/she may prescribe something over the cou ... Read More
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