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A 33-year-old male asked:
Dr. Philip Miller
46 years experience Family Medicine
Get examined: There are many excellent options; however, you will need a rectal exam to determine the best therapy. Try swithing to Anusol with hydrocortisone until ... Read More

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A 26-year-old male asked:
Dr. James Brockenbrough
48 years experience Thoracic Surgery
It depends: Have you abstained from sex long enough to allow your hemorrhoids time to heal? Surgery is an option but even then you would have to abstain in order ... Read More
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Dr. Mark Pack
Dr. Mark Pack answered
30 years experience General Surgery
See you doctor: Removing hemorrhoids is a surgical procedure. See your doctor/surgeon.
A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. Erik Borncamp
24 years experience Wound care
Week: Inflamation can improve over a week or so but the dialted vein (hemorrhoid) does not disappear. It may become inflamed again. It can gradually get w ... Read More
A 54-year-old member asked:
Dr. Philip Woodworth
24 years experience General Surgery
Tincture of Time: Acute flare ups are typically self-limited. If there is a thrombosed hemorrhoid this too will also go away althought you may end up with a tag of extr ... Read More
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A 26-year-old member asked:
Dr. Luis Villaplana
34 years experience Internal Medicine
Sorry you can not: Make your hemorrhoids go away "naturally".
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A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. Mark Hoepfner
38 years experience General Surgery
Painful: There are internal & external hemorrhoids. Internal ones can be banded because there are no skin nerve pain fibers, as compared to external ones. Exte ... Read More
A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Kirpal Singh
23 years experience General Surgery
Yes: Hemorrhoidal tissue is normal for everyone. U can not remove all of it as it will cause severe structure. Then u can't have a vowel movement. Best thi ... Read More
A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. Eric Kaplan
41 years experience Colon and Rectal Surgery
Majority of: Folks do not need hemorrhoid surgery provided you take care of them with a high fiber diet and plenty of fluids, avoiding caffeine and alcohol and not ... Read More
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A 30-year-old male asked:
Dr. Herman Hammerstead
49 years experience Trauma Surgery
No: Hemorrhoids are congenital accelerated by constipation and straining at stool
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