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A 37-year-old male asked:
Dr. Herbert Duvivier
32 years experience 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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A 53-year-old member asked:
Dr. Andrew Kramer
34 years experience General Surgery
A few days to 2 week: A couple of days to 2 weeks the swelling should start to recede.
A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Daniel Para
29 years experience General Surgery
A natural astringent: Witch hazel is a very effective natural astringent (substance that tends to shrink tissues when applied topically) to treat symptoms of external hemor ... Read More
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A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. Robert Uyeda
44 years experience General Surgery
Not likely: Unless it is infected, which is not common. Please have your doctor look for other conditions that is causing the swelling.
A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
24 years experience Psychiatry
I am not aware of: A reason that having a hemorrhoid would cause your groin to swell. However, i will also refer your question to dr. Hoepfner - a general surgeon.
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A 34-year-old female asked:
Dr. Angelina Postoev md facs
16 years experience General Surgery
Steroid cream: have your doctor give you script for Anusol HC cream. Twice daily for 2 weeks. Sitz baths after BM. More fiber and water, to make BM easier to move ... Read More
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A male asked:
Dr. Harold Fields
60 years experience Family Medicine
Hemorrhoid : Stop squeezing it try using some hot compresses and maybe some Anusol HC cream
A 51-year-old member asked:
Dr. Randall Zuckerman
24 years experience General Surgery
Should not: Should not cause vaginal swelling. Would see your gyn.
A 54-year-old female asked:
Dr. Addagada Rao
55 years experience General Surgery
Yes , possible: If you have ano-rectal infections groin lymph nodes can get enlarged as anal canal drains to this area from infections to the tumors , visit your do ... Read More
A 58-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ly Phan
Dr. Ly Phan answered
21 years experience General Surgery
Hmmmm: Probably not related. It could be a swollen lymph node, a hernia, a cyst..At your age you need to see a doctor.
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