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A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Matthew Lublin
25 years experience General Surgery
Yes: Everyone has hemorrhoids. Not everyone is symptomatic from them. Most people never experience hemorrhoidal issues or, if so, very infrequently. Typica ... Read More
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Dr. Jarrod Kaufman
29 years experience General Surgery
Hemmorhoids: It is a very common problem, not to worry. Can be related to either constipation or diarrhea. Hemorrhoids should be evaluated by a colo-rectal or gen ... Read More
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Hemorrhoids: Normal no. Common yes. Hemorrhoids are swollen veins in the anal canal. This common problem can be painful, but it's usually not serious. http://www ... Read More

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A 19-year-old female asked:
Dr. Michael Dansie
16 years experience Family Medicine
Medication: Some people feel better if they soak their buttocks in 2 or 3 inches of warm water. You can do this up to 2 to 3 times a day for 10 to 15 minutes. Do ... Read More
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Hemorrhoids: Hemorrhoids are swollen veins in the anal canal. This common problem can be painful, but it's usually not serious. http://www.webmd.com/digestive-dis ... Read More
A 26-year-old member asked:
Dr. Brett Kalmowitz
22 years experience Gastroenterology
With respect: Hemorrhoids can often be treated with diet modification including fiber supplements and high fiber foods. Adequate hydration is important too. Sitz b ... Read More
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Dr. Jan Rakinic
38 years experience Colon and Rectal Surgery
First,fiber & fluids: Eat foods high in fiber- fruits, veggies, whole grain cereals and breads, drink lots of water. Decrease caffeine and alcohol intake. Don't strain at s ... Read More
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Hemorrhoids: Hemorrhoids are swollen veins in the anal canal. This common problem can be painful, but it's usually not serious. http://www.webmd.com/digestive-dis ... Read More
A 49-year-old member asked:
Dr. James Burns
37 years experience Emergency Medicine
Depends..: Upon location ie internal / external, thrombosed / non-thrombosed, bleeding / non-bleeding. Best course is to have a doctor take a look and recommend ... Read More
A 41-year-old male asked:
Dr. Robert Killian
28 years experience General Practice
Hemorrhoids: There are three steps to self treating hemorrhoids (blood clots in the rectal veins). 1. Soak: keep the area clean so that infection doesn't set i ... Read More
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A 48-year-old female asked:
Dr. Creighton Wright
56 years experience General Surgery
Follow instructions: Preop there are preparations. Surgery to eliminate the problem. Instructions regarding discomfort, stool softeners, bowel habits.
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?
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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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.

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