A 50-year-old member asked:
how serious or dangerous are hemorrhoids?
2 doctor answers
Dr. Sidney Vinson answered
26 years experience Gastroenterology
Neither: Hemorrhoids are neither serious nor dangerous but can be quite annoying. Complications include pain, prolapse and bleeding. Avoiding constipation, diarrhea and straining minimize symptoms.
Answered on Dec 8, 2014
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