A 41-year-old member asked:
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what should i do about a bleeding hemorrhoid?

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Dr. Allen Kamrava
14 years experience Colon and Rectal Surgery
Water & Fiber: Start with water and fiber (psyllium - unflavored). Avoid using the ipad on the toilet. Speak with your doctor - make sure it is hemorrhoids and not something else.
Answered on Jun 14, 2019
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