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how many hemorrhoids can a person have

A 33-year-old male asked:
Dr. Addagada Rao
55 years experience General Surgery
Usually 3: and depends in some all the three , on need and patient's threshold to tolerate the discomfort due to the procedure
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A 30-year-old female asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
24 years experience Psychiatry
Hemorrhoids are: Associated with the rectum/anus. They are not associated with labia. If you have sore, painful lesions then recommend an evaluation by your gynecolog ... Read More
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A 40-year-old male asked:
Dr. Enrique Molina
34 years experience Gastroenterology
Other options: Explain that the other options to treat hemorrhoids is by placing rubber bands or surgery by the doctor. Suppositories should not hurt.
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A 48-year-old female asked:
Dr. Nayla Mumneh
28 years experience Allergy and Immunology
Rectal bleeding: Are these diagnoses made by professionals? You need to have it checked, see a gastroenterologist.
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A 28-year-old male asked:
Dr. Jan frederik Kirsten
Specializes in General Practice
Consult your Doctor : Your Doctor would be able to confirm the diagnoses and suggest the correct treatment.
A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. Carolyn Messere
21 years experience Colon and Rectal Surgery
Not sure: I have never heard of a tomy hemorrhoid. Are you certain that is the right term?
A 47-year-old male asked:
Dr. Adam Kopelan
24 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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A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Eric Kaplan
41 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 52-year-old male asked:
Dr. Gregory Robertson
35 years experience General Surgery
High Residue!: Hydrocortisone suppositories or cream is helpful for acute flare-ups, but more important is a high residue diet & fiber supplements to avoid constipat ... Read More
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