A 40-year-old female asked:
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occasional bleeding, hemorrhoids. (saw gi doc, stool tests & exam ok). doc said eat fiber/drink water. bleeding stopped. can hemorrhoids be cured?

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Dr. Gurmukh Singh
48 years experience Pathology
Sort of: Some times the dilated veins develop a blood clot and that gets organized and that is as good as a cure. Have a healthy diet, exercise, drink plenty of water, have safe sex, and get HPV vaccine. Wish you good health!
Answered on Nov 13, 2018

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