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do hemorrhoids hurt when you poop

A 26-year-old member asked:
Dr. Gregory Hines
23 years experience Family Medicine
Constipation: If your bm is hard or large, it can cause pain. You may also have internal hemorrhoids that you cannot see. You should be seen by your doctor if it ... Read More
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A 36-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jon Krook
Dr. Jon Krook answered
23 years experience General Surgery
Could be a fissure: Go see a colorectal surgeon or a general surgeon if a cr surgeon is not available to you. An anal fissure is a condition where the skin on the anal ... Read More
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A 24-year-old male asked:
Dr. Charles Cattano
38 years experience Gastroenterology
Possibilities...: Consider anal fissure, internal hemorrhoid(s), proctitis (inflamed rectum), anal abscess or fistula, juvenile retention polyp, trauma to the anal cana ... Read More
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A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. Richard Rafoth
50 years experience Gastroenterology
Stool softener: You will need a stool softener supplement such as doss or mom daily (increase dose until stool is soft) until the area of surgery has healed completel ... Read More
A 28-year-old male asked:
Dr. Nina Hall
Dr. Nina Hall answered
Specializes in General Surgery
Fiber!: Constipation may have many causes, but is most often relieved with fiber smpplementation. There are many bran cereals (look at fiver content on labe ... Read More
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A 23-year-old male asked:
Dr. David Earle
30 years experience General Surgery
Fissure?: Could be an anal fissure. This is basically a small tear in the skin that is usually quite painful. Many treatment options. Ask your primary care doct ... Read More
A 24-year-old male asked:
Dr. Luis Villaplana
34 years experience Internal Medicine
Quite possible: If no better with wet wiping and cool so presses, please see a doctor.
A 36-year-old female asked:
Dr. Donald Colantino
60 years experience Internal Medicine
Probably: This may well be an external hemorrhoid. It can be nontender unless it has thrombosed. Other possibilities include an anal skin tag or partial rectal ... Read More
A 27-year-old male asked:
Dr. Adam Smith
16 years experience Internal Medicine
May or May Not: The area in question is called the perineum, and a bump in this area can result from several conditions. Some are infectious, either viral or bacteria ... Read More
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A female asked:
Dr. Marc Rendell
48 years experience Diabetology
Rectal pain: You are probably right. Typically this could be hemorrhoids. An anal fissure is certainly possible. In any event, softening your stool with dioctyl ... Read More
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