A 47-year-old member asked:
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bleeding hemorrhoids, how long would they continue to bleed for?

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Dr. Ronald Krauser
51 years experience Rheumatology
See details: There is no time limit. The bleeding needs to be evaluated and treated.
Answered on Jun 10, 2018
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Dr. Andrew Hoffman
34 years experience General Surgery
Indefinite time: Bleeding can continue with continued hard stools. They can cause damage to the surface as well as cause pressure to build up internal to the hemorrhoid due to "pushing out" the hard stool.
Answered on Nov 8, 2016

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