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A 54-year-old male asked:
Dr. Daniel Para
30 years experience General Surgery
1-2 weeks: I assume we are not talking about after hemorrhoid surgery...If you have aggravated internal/external hemorrhoids, treatments such as stool softeners, ... Read More
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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 39-year-old male asked:
Dr. Kirpal Singh
24 years experience General Surgery
Surgery : Most of the time high fiber diet and lots of water along with soaking in tub if water will do the trick. Avoid constipation. If all else fails, surger ... Read More
A 26-year-old male asked:
Dr. Creighton Wright
56 years experience General Surgery
Ok: But local pressure, reduce hemorrhoids to anal canal, suppositories to reduce inflammation proper bowel habits etc may need surgery have a plan. ... Read More
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A 37-year-old male asked:
Dr. David Earle
31 years experience General Surgery
Preparation H: There are many over the counter creams to use for piles, or hemorrhoids. Any pharmacy should carry something. Ask the pharmacist on duty for recommend ... Read More
A 26-year-old female asked:
Dr. Michael Kleerekoper
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Overweight: It would be best to see a dietitian to help you lose weight!
A 27-year-old male asked:
Dr. Rebecca Gliksman
38 years experience Internal Medicine
GI dysfunction: Keep a food diary , may have food intolerances like dairy, soy, or gluten. Could try a week off diary and see if that helps. Lactose intolerance devel ... Read More
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A 26-year-old female asked:
Dr. Lori Semel
35 years experience Pediatrics
Yes: There is no known restriction to using savlon during pregnancy.
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A 20-year-old male asked:
Dr. Stuart Erner
45 years experience Bariatrics
Changing stools: These changes could be due to a dietary change or the onset of irritable bowel syndrome. It's also possible that you're not having a complete bowel mo ... Read More
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A 31-year-old female asked:
Dr. Erik Borncamp
25 years experience Wound care
Avoid constipation: Hemorrhoids are exacerbated by constipation and the "pushing" necessary. Foods high in fat tend to constipate you. Foods high in fiber favor looser ... Read More
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