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A 36-year-old member asked:
Dr. Carolyn Messere
22 years experience Colon and Rectal Surgery
Not sure: I have never heard of a tomy hemorrhoid. Are you certain that is the right term?

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A 40-year-old male asked:
Dr. Adam Kopelan
25 years experience General Surgery
Perianal mass: That would be an unusual color for a hemorrhoid. While hemorrhoids are a common diagnosis, there are other conditions which could be confused for a h ... Read More
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Dr. Allen Kamrava
15 years experience Colon and Rectal Surgery
See a doctor: This needs to be evaluated. One possibility is that it is a lesion on top of the hemorrhoid and the hemorrhoid brought your attention to it.
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A 31-year-old member asked:
Dr. Eric Kaplan
42 years experience Colon and Rectal Surgery
Depends: On whether it is internal or external, just swollen or thrombosed, bleeding or not and whether you are sure it is a hemorrhoid and not an abscess. Bet ... Read More
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A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. Mark Pack
Dr. Mark Pack answered
31 years experience General Surgery
See you doctor: Removing hemorrhoids is a surgical procedure. See your doctor/surgeon.
A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. Mark Hoepfner
39 years experience General Surgery
Veins: Hemorrhoids are normal veins in the anal canal. They can become inflamed or enlarged with constipation or prolonged and repeated straining to have a b ... Read More
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A 29-year-old male asked:
Dr. Daniel Para
30 years experience General Surgery
Probably: Avoidance of straining at your bowel movements, avoiding hard stools and constipation, occasional sitz baths with epson salts and perhaps occasional s ... Read More
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A female asked:
Dr. Stuart Hickerson
32 years experience Family Medicine
No: Actually hemorrhoids ususally will go away. Remember fiber , exercise and fluids will help keep hemorrhoids away.
A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. Eric Kaplan
42 years experience Colon and Rectal Surgery
Depends: External hemorrhoids are swollen tissue around the anus pink or red and soft but twender to touch. If it thomboses or clots, pain is increased and it ... Read More
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A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Mark Hoepfner
39 years experience General Surgery
Veins: Hemorrhoids are normal veins in the anal canal. They can become inflamed or enlarged with constipation or prolonged and repeated straining to have a b ... Read More
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A 35-year-old member asked:
Dr. Mark Kuhnke
40 years experience General Surgery
Here you go..: Stay well hydrated, add a bulk laxative (e.g. metamucil,) eat a balanced diet with fibre, and be efficient when using the toilet. Do not linger. there ... Read More
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