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Had hemorrhoids since 13, recent flare up during work. Wondering if performing kegel exercises would help reduce chance/longevity of anal protrusions?
NO: Banding or surgical excision is the only cure. Seek help from a proctologist ...Read more
Can you feel any anal protrusions through the toilet paper? Feels like my anus won't relax even when not passing stool.
I have 3 flesh colored protrusions on my anus. Are they warts or skin tags? I also have frequent hemorrhoids. I've never had anal intercourse.
See answer: Flesh colored protrusions are generally either skin tags or hemorrhoids. Hemorrhoids generally change in size whereas skin tags do not change. Warts or condyloma have the appearance of the attached photo. You would need to have then looked at by a medical professional for confirmation. ...Read more
I have 4th degree hemorrhoids that protrude from the anus & cannot be pushed back in. Should i try to remove them myself?
Hemorrhoids right inside of my anus.Dont hurt but when I have a bm they protrude and make for messy cleanup.Had normal colonoscopy 1yr ago.What to do?
Hemorrhoids on all sidesof my anus.Itch/dont hurt but when I have a bm they protrude and make for messy cleanup.Normal colonoscopy 1yr ago what to do?
Hemorrhoids: There are three steps to self treating hemorrhoids (blood clots in the rectal veins). 1. Soak: keep the area clean so that infection doesn't set in. 2. Soften your stool: keep from bearing down hard when having a bm so that the clot doesn't grow 3. And finally, steroids to shrink up the inflammation. Now the steroid that you need may be prescription strength. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer