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A 29-year-old female asked:

I have grade 2 internal hemorrhoids that bleed without pain. apart from taking fiber rich food, would doing kegels help?

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Dr. Wayne Ingram
Specializes in Obstetrics and Gynecology
No: No, but medication can rx the problem. Kegel;s exercises will strengthen the pubococcygeal muscle and levator ani, but do nothing to rx the hemorrhoids.

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Last updated Oct 16, 2013

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