A 28-year-old male asked:
i am being treated for grade 2 internal hemorrhoids, can they cause urinary or prostate type pain?
1 doctor answer
Dr. Edward Seegers answered
46 years experience Internal Medicine
No it does not: Hemorroids causes painless bleeding from the rectum and usually associated with defecation.. It can cause a heaviness in that area and itching on occasion but will not cause severe pain unless the hemorroid is Stage 3 (which means its bleeding, prolapsed and edematous and swollen and so cannot return back into the rectum. This is treated with surgery thanks
Answered on Aug 23, 2018
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