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Hemorrhoids difficult bowel movements

A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Mark Hoepfner
General Surgery 39 years experience
Not directly: Painful hemorrhoids can make it difficult pass the bowels but not cause bowel blockage. Usually it is the other way, that constipation causes worsenin... Read More

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A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. Paul Choi
Gastroenterology 37 years experience
Hemorrhoids: Hemorrhoids are enlarged blood vessels either internal or external or both. They do not cause intestinal blockage.http://www.laendo.net/english/hemorr... Read More
A 33-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jeffrey Cohen
Colon and Rectal Surgery 29 years experience
Ok: Pain can last 3-4 weeks.
A 18-year-old male asked:
Dr. Mujjahid Abbas
Bariatrics 20 years experience
Yes: yes it is possible. Have it checked although preferably when it is obvious !
A 40-year-old female asked:
Dr. Silviu Pasniciuc
Internal Medicine 27 years experience
More possibilities: While an internal hemorrhoid is likely, other sources for bleeding cannot be excluded. Best would be to bring it to the attention of your primary care... Read More
A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
Psychiatry 25 years experience
Hemorrhoids: It is important not to make hemorrhoids worse. Cleaning off after a bowel movement should be gentle. Pre-moistened towlettes can be used to dab the ... Read More
A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. Tracy Berg
General Surgery 32 years experience
Rectal urgency: It is possible, especially if the hemorrhoid is large, internal. It acts like a mass, and your rectum tries to evacuate it. Don't be reassured by this... Read More
A 24-year-old male asked:
Dr. Douglas Brewer
Colon and Rectal Surgery 34 years experience
Possibly: Incomplete evacuation after a bowel movement is not an uncommon sensation. Most of the time it is not related to hemorrhoids and is related to an ina... Read More
A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. Perumunda Sharma
Emergency Medicine 48 years experience
Use local anesthetic: A local anesthetic cream is available for use.
A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. Donald Colantino
Internal Medicine 61 years experience
Stool softener: Keep the stools soft with a stool softener, warm soaks and applying anusol ointment before the bowel movement may help.

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