A 36-year-old member asked:
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why am i still bleeding after hemorrhoid removal?

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Dr. Gerardo Garcia
32 years experience General Surgery
Not unusual: small amount of bleeding after hemorrhoidectomy is normal, it may take up 2 weeks to go away completely. You may see small amount of blood in the toilet tissue as well. You should contact your surgeon if the bleeding is profuse and goes beyond the 2 weeks.
Answered on Nov 28, 2014

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