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is using over-the-counter creams a piles solution? is surgery avoidable?

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Dr. Addagada Rao
55 years experience General Surgery
Yes avoidable : Yes avoidable most of the time , by diet and local care, you must see your doctor, to rule out presence of colorectal cancer, as self treatment will delay detection of a curable disease.
Answered on Aug 2, 2012

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