A 16-year-old male asked:
what causes a internal hemorrhoid to develop?
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Dr. Gregory LaMorte answered
41 years experience Periodontics
Veins: Hemorrhoids are very common, especially during pregnancy and after childbirth. They result from increased pressure in the veins of the anus. The pressure causes the veins to swell, making them painful, particularly when you are sitting.
Answered on Jun 20, 2013
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