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can you feel an internal hemorrhoid

A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. Robert Cloud
40 years experience Colon and Rectal Surgery
Hemorrhoids: We are all born with hemorrhoids. Most likely you wont have any symptoms and if you do, they will most likely be abled to be handled with conservative ... Read More

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A 35-year-old member asked:
Dr. Eric Kaplan
41 years experience Colon and Rectal Surgery
Grade 1: Internal hemorrhoids do not hurt! this is probably an anal fissure due to hard stool or following a bout of diarrhea. See a colon and rectal surgeon f ... Read More
A 26-year-old male asked:
Dr. Philip Woodworth
24 years experience General Surgery
Possible thrombosis: It is possible your swollen hemorrhoid a have thrombosis. Seek medical evaluation as evacuation of the thrombus provides excellent relief in the firs ... Read More
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A 20-year-old female asked:
Dr. Maria Ana Valencia
15 years experience Internal Medicine
Fiber. Don't strain: Constipation, hard stools and straining/pushing too hard when you have a bowel movement can aggravate hemorrhoids. Make sure you have regular bowel m ... Read More
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A 18-year-old member asked:
Dr. Franklyn Farrell
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Low Fiber Diet: Hemorrhoids form because of an increase in the pressure inside your intestines that comes about because of low fiber in your diet. You need to take a ... Read More
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A 24-year-old male asked:
Dr. Farouk Tootla
50 years experience Colon and Rectal Surgery
Office treatment: If hemorrhoid can be reduced they can be banded. Which cause minimal discomfort and is affordable.
A 24-year-old female asked:
Dr. Hamsa Jayaraj
53 years experience Internal Medicine
DRE diagnosis: What are you worried about? Consult the specialist as directed by your doctor. Find out the diagnosis first & get the options of treatment. You ... Read More
A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Crystal Twynham
32 years experience General Surgery
Texture/Doctor Exam: Most hemorrhoids (varicose veins of the anus) are soft, squishy tissue that distend after straining or having a bm, and may bleed. If a hemorrhoid be ... Read More
A 23-year-old female asked:
Dr. Trushar Dungarani
11 years experience Internal Medicine
Yes: They can come and go over a long period of time.
A 23-year-old male asked:
Dr. Rafael Lugo
27 years experience General Surgery
Life: Once you have a hermmorrhoid it stays there unless you remove it or get rid of it by banding. It is like a varicose vein in the legs. It may get large ... Read More

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