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bleeding after hemorrhoid banding

A 33-year-old male asked:
Dr. Zachary Veres
17 years experience Family Medicine
Rectal bleeding: need to get checked by the surgeon if the bleeding is persistent. you shouldn't be bleeding

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A 33-year-old male asked:
Dr. David Ziring
21 years experience Pediatric Gastroenterology
Thrombosing: Banding hemorrhoids causes them to thrombose, or clot off. But this may shift venous flow to other dilated veins in the rectum leading to new hemorrho ... Read More
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A 33-year-old male asked:
Dr. Anne Phelan-adams
Specializes in Family Medicine
It varies.: What a pain in the "you know what!" -( You should notice gradual improvement in the next few weeks. Follow your doctor's aftercare instructions. U ... Read More
A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. Robert Uyeda
44 years experience General Surgery
Not likely: But consult your surgeon, just to make sure.
A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. Eric Kaplan
41 years experience Colon and Rectal Surgery
Probably: Doe to retained clot and a small ulceration in the overlying skin. Usually this is not new fresh bleeding but the result of the body trying to dissolv ... Read More
A 41-year-old female asked:
Dr. Salvatore Biazzo
27 years experience Family Medicine
Unlikely: It is very unlikely that your vaginal bleeding is related to a colon polyp removal.
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A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. Joel Rivera Jimenez
17 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Bleeding after abort: Bleeding from the rectal area after an abortion can be worrisome. A trauma during surgery could be a possibility although rare. Please have your physc ... Read More
A 48-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jeffrey Juchau
32 years experience Family Medicine
Bleeding after: surgery of any kind is best treated and questions answered by the surgeon who did the surgery. Please contact that surgeon or the doctor on call for ... Read More
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A 47-year-old male asked:
Dr. Robert Killian
27 years experience General Practice
Rectal Symptoms: It is most likely another anal fissure or hemorrhoids.
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A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Eric Kaplan
41 years experience Colon and Rectal Surgery
No: not usually. best to get it properly checked out, diagnosed and treated. Do not ignore
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Dr. Richard Zimon
58 years experience Internal Medicine
Sitz Baths: (Old fashioned BUT VERY EFFECTIVE) Sit in a tub with hot water...be careful not to burn yourself..... It helps both the discomfort and promotes heali ... Read More
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A female asked:
Dr. Robert Cloud
40 years experience Colon and Rectal Surgery
Sore anus after diar: sore anus and bleeding after diarrhea not uncommon and usually associated with irritation of hemorrhoids as a result of diarrhea. Over the counter rem ... Read More
A 65-year-old male asked:
Dr. Robert Killian
27 years experience General Practice
Post Surgery Pain: Yes. Of course. There is no ifs ands or buts about this. I would imagine your surgeon gave you some instructions and advice about your post operative ... Read More
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A 53-year-old member asked:
Dr. Vivek Huilgol
34 years experience Gastroenterology
Bleeding...: There are certain symptoms - or complaints - that all physicians should regard as 'alarm' symptoms, i.e. They are of concern. Bleeding is definitely o ... Read More
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A 47-year-old male asked:
Dr. Imran Saeed
18 years experience Colon and Rectal Surgery
Could be: Fissures are usually associated with pain during and after a bm. Your symptoms could very well be secondary to hemorrhoids. You would need an anorecta ... Read More
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A 35-year-old female asked:
Dr. Eric Goldstein
21 years experience Pediatrics
Rectal bleesing: In the absence of the co ditions you mention, constipation, fissures, hemorrhoids, it is possible the blood is coming from insside the rectum. I reco ... Read More
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A 33-year-old male asked:
Dr. Troy Reyna
43 years experience Pediatric Surgery
Yes: very common in first week after treatment as they are healing. hard stools can also exacerbate it.
A 54-year-old member asked:
Dr. Charles Breaux
38 years experience Pediatric Surgery
Probably not: The admonition against heavy lifting for a time after abdominal surgery is out of concern for the surgical wound(s) in the abdominal wall. Your surgeo ... Read More
A 38-year-old female asked:
Dr. Andrew Kramer
34 years experience General Surgery
3 weeks: 3 weeks
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A 33-year-old female asked:
Dr. Michael Miller
35 years experience Wound care
Related ?: With exceptions, bleeding that is red and not part of the stool suggests something lower like hemorrhoids or a tear in the anal lining. Bleeding up ... Read More
A 39-year-old female asked:
Dr. J. Lawrence Dohan
56 years experience Dermatology
Yes: Of course. Expect a small amount of bleeding for a few days after such surgery.
A 34-year-old member asked:
Dr. Gary Greenly
36 years experience Family Medicine
Not if routine: Rectal bleeding following anal intercourse could be due to several causes. If the recipient is not accustomed to this practice. Or if the activity is ... Read More
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