A member asked:

I got a hemorrhoid examined yesterday at an urgent care and there was a cut/ tear in it. the lady said it looked good and should heal up fine, but today it oozed out all the blood in it and became deflated is this normal?

A doctor has provided 1 answer
Dr. Donald Colantino answered

Specializes in Internal Medicine

Hemorrhoids: Yes, a hemorrhoid can shrink and stop bleeding. They can also get congested again. I find that a proctologist is best to treat and provide follow-up care for hemorrhoids.

Answered 11/6/2020



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