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Can Hemorrhoids Cause Thin Bowel Movements
Can internal hemorrhoids be felt during an examination? And can they cause bloody pieces of tissue during a bowel movement?
Not normally: Internal hemorrhoids: blood filled cushions, not varicose veins; not usually felt during rectal exam. Usually painless vs. External hemorrhoids (different nerve supply). Can cause bright red blood in bowl, on toilet paper, or coating stool. Bloody pieces of tissue, blood mixed in the stool, dark blood, clots, etc need to be evaluated. Bright red blood may need to be investigated too. See md. ...Read more
The gastrointestinal tract starts at the mouth, travel down the tunnel (esophagus), which connects to the stomach, which then empties into the duodenum, jejunum, and ileum---the three parts of the small intestine (@25 feet). This empties into the colon or large intestine (about 5 feet), which then becomes the sigmoid colon, rectum and out the anus. So, every morsel eaten ...Read more
I'm having rectel bleeding every time I have a bowel movement. Will hemorrhoids cause constant bleeding like im experiencing?
Possibly: ..But don't assume that's the problem. You need to be examined, and be prepared to describe the volume, color, and characteristics of the blood. Be aware of any other associated symptoms. Now, call your doctor. Good luck. ...Read more
Had an external hemorrhoid burst this morning, bleeding has stopped. Afraid that tomorrow's bowel movement will cause it to bleed again. What to do to minimize potential bleeding? Have to go daily :)
Care of hemorrhoids: Home therapy for hemorrhoids: bowel regimen (fiber, stool softeners, water, juice probiotics, laxatives to achieve two soft bowel movements daily), salves (prep h, desitin, (zinc oxide diaper cream) anti fungals), and hygiene (shower, hair dryer area daily). If this therapy fails to control hemorrhoids, then go see your doc. There are more medical therapies and safe surgical procedures. ...Read more
Could internal protruding hemorrhoids cause u not 2B able 2 have bowel movement? Took 2x laxido and 1x Dulcolax and was able to go but can't otherwise
No: It should not. Typically constipation will lead to hemrrhoids. So need to work on constipation with lots of fiber (at least 30gm) and water. May also need to do stool softeners if still constipated. Add laxatives if that is not enough. Also need to see ur doctor to have things examined. ...Read more
Can zyprexa (olanzapine) cause hemorrhoids? It hurts when I do bowel movement when I stop taking zyprexa (olanzapine) the pain goes away is zyprexa (olanzapine) causing my hemorrhoids?
Considerations...: "healing" depends on whether the original cause for hemorrhoids persists. Have you been straining at stool, have rectal dysfunction, perform an activity that increases pelvic engorgement with blood or increases pelvic pressure (heavy lifting, prolonged sitting, etc.)? Have your hemorrhoids been surgically or medically managed (& with otc or prescription drugs)? Are you sure they're hemorrhoids? ...Read more
I have hemorrhoids anal fissures. Cuts in rectum hurting making bowel movement on/off since February how to fix this? Can't do banding cause fissures
Hi I think I have a copper deficiency because I was taking zinc and now my bowel movements hurt, bleed, and cause hemorrhoids, is this accurate?
That's a stretch...: Sounds like you are too heavily relying on anecdotal supplements and lay advice. Recommend you get professional answers (more than your vitamin shop or buddy can provide). Bleeding is never normal, and deserves medical attention. Don't ignore it, and don't assume its just from hemorrhoids please. Get tested and appropriate help from your doctor. ...Read more
Can INTERNAL hemorrhoids cause mild but constant burning in my anus not associated with bowel movements? If not, what else? Occasional blood on stool
Examination: Your doctor could perform a rectal examination and an anoscopy ...Read more
Blood when wiping after bowel movement, stomach pressure/cramps after eating and increased gas. No external hemorrhoids. What could cause this?
GI disease: Gi symptoms are complex and difficult to determine on a site like this. Irritable bowel, crohn's, hemorrhoids, food intolerance, etc are all issues that need to be explored. A visit to a gastroenterologist or even a cool-rectal surgeon appears to be in order to define the problem and treat the underlying cause (s). ...Read more
Hemorrhoids: It is important not to make hemorrhoids worse. Cleaning off after a bowel movement should be gentle. Pre-moistened towlettes can be used to dab the anus. Don’t wipe/rub. Pat the anus dry after cleaning. Avoid using harsh soaps that contain dyes or aromas. Cotton underwear is helpful as it absorbs moisture well.*sitz bathes can be helpful. Sit in a bathtub with warm water. There needs to be >. ...Read more
Rectal urgency: It is possible, especially if the hemorrhoid is large, internal. It acts like a mass, and your rectum tries to evacuate it. Don't be reassured by this answer, please get it checked by your doc. An exam, with additional tests will best serve you. ...Read more
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See ur doc: You need to be examined.Get a more detailed answer ›
Is it normal for a hemorrhoid to get really big then bleed out during a bowel movement. And then start process over again? Mine keeps going that.
Yes: Yes it is possible. Have it checked although preferably when it is obvious! ...Read more
I will be getting hemorrhoid banding done today after they inject the shot for the band will I see results today? It hurts when I make bowel movement
Ask your surgeon: Depends on the procedures, but will take some days or a few weeks to heal. Sometimes more than one procedure or banding may also be necessary for some patients. ...Read more
When I make bowel movements its soft but after finished I always feel I have to go again I have hemorrhoid banding next month will this fix it?
Yes: Hemorrhoids are enlarged blood vessels under the 'skin ' of the anal canal, like varicose veins. If they are not inflamed they may be painless and cause no interference with bowel movements. But if they are inflamed or engorged, they can be very painful and that may interfere with bowel movements, usually causing constipation, which worsens the condition (a vicious cycle). ...Read more
How long does a typical internal hemorrhoid bleed for? It is only during bowel movements and it is not prolapsed.
Hemorrhoids: Good morning: you very well may have an anal fissure with your hemorrhoid. This can continue to bleed and can get infected very easily. Do you have a family doctor to look at this for you? You may very well need some medication to break this cycle of bleeding rather than healing. ...Read more
How should I treat myself following surgery to remove hemorrhoids in order to minimize pain, particularly during bowel movements?
After hemorrhoid surgery approximately how long before bowel movements return to normal and what is the best diet for after surgery?
One of the major: Determinants is whether you have general anesthesia or not (anesthetics paralyze bowel) and how many narcotic pain killers you take afterward. Many doctors advise starting stool softeners/fiber supplements before surgery. Stay super well-hydrated. Prune or apple juice may be helpful; raw veggies, while good for fiber, may be painful to pass. Two weeks, 3 at outside, and all should be good:) ...Read more
Past two days when I make a bowel movement it burns real bad. I do have a internal hemorrhoid. Is that why? Why would it burn though?
Unlikely: This is unlikely to be due to hemorrhoids. Internal hemorrhoids a rarely hurts. External hemorrhoids may hurts but you will feel them. The burning is likely due to small tears in the anal canal. This can happen for patients that are usually constipated or have large bowel movements. Simple treatments are still softeners that are available over-the-counter, increase fiber intake, and sits baths. ...Read more
I have hemorrhoid but this time I'm bleeding even when I don't have a bowel movement and it was enough to get on my panties is this ok?
Blood during bowel movement, colour is bright red and sometimes strong. Condition ongoing for some years - not hemorrhoid related. Need more opinion?
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