A 22-year-old female asked:
are hemorrhoids dangerous? how are they removed? when to know to get it removed?
1 doctor answer
Dr. Addagada Rao answered
55 years experience General Surgery
In general no: But occasionally will loose so much blood constantly then could be dangerous due to loss of blood. Do not self diagnose first make sure they are, not a tumor. You have to get them removed for the above reason, long standing intractability all other measures failed, complete prolapse with severe pain and unable to reduce them
Answered on Jul 17, 2013
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