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A 26-year-old male asked:

Can you get hemorrhoids from simply wiping too hard?

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Dr. Herman Hammerstead
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Trauma Surgery 51 years experience
No: Hemorrhoids are congenital accelerated by constipation and straining at stool
Dr. Herman Hammerstead
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Also can occur due to cirhirosis and portal vein thrombosis (both rare).
Apr 1, 2016
Last updated Feb 28, 2019

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