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A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Crystal Twynham
32 years experience General Surgery
Get Right Diagnosis: Not all rectal bleeding is hemorrhoids! most hemorrhoids (varicose veins of the anus) are soft, squishy tissue that may become more distended or prot ... Read More
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A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Sidney Vinson
26 years experience Gastroenterology
Yes: Heavy lifting, cycling, and long distance running may worsen hemorrhoidal symptoms though.
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A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Kathryn Wagner
30 years experience General Surgery
Natural hemmorrhoids: Witch hazel is a common one, soak a cotton square and apply 3 times a day and after bm's. Increase fiber in diet to prevent them in the future.
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A 51-year-old member asked:
Dr. Rodney Del Valle
35 years experience Anesthesiology
First diagnosis : After a diagnosis then avoid constipation, drink a lot of water, high fiber diet and exercise. Do not linger on the toilet because it put pressure on ... Read More
A 47-year-old female asked:
Dr. Kathy Robinson
31 years experience Family Medicine
Cream, pads: There are many over the counter treatments for hemorrhoids. You can try Tucks (witch hazel) pads and preparation H. Also cool compresses and warm wate ... Read More
A 54-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ronald Krauser
51 years experience Rheumatology
See details: There is no time limit. The bleeding needs to be evaluated and treated.
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A 31-year-old female asked:
Dr. Gurmukh Singh
48 years experience Pathology
No: It is important to have the hemorrhoids taken care of first, before doing occult blood test. A positive occult blood test, even a false positive one w ... Read More
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A 44-year-old female asked:
Dr. Gurmukh Singh
48 years experience Pathology
Alternatives: Positive FIT test should be evaluated by a doctor. If your father does not wish to have colonoscopy, there are imaging alternatives that are similar t ... Read More
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A 61-year-old member asked:
Dr. Marianne DiNapoli
7 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
See a doctor quickly: There are many causes of blood in the stool. These include hemorrhoids, benign and malignant tumors, infections, poor blood supply to the intestine, i ... Read More
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A 32-year-old male asked:
Dr. Philip Miller
46 years experience Family Medicine
GI or PCP: exam: when it gets to the point where you have to push the hemorrhoids back into the rectal area, then it is time to consider intervention: if recurre ... Read More
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