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The veins in the rectum can swell and become puffy when a person has frequent pressure on them from pushing out a bm. This is constipation. The swollen veins can burn, itch, or sometimes become severely painful (from a clot building up inside). Veins in the rectum are called hemorrhoidal veins and the sick, stretched out vein ...Read more
NO: It will just bleed and return. Either banding or excision is the answer ...Read more
I had a huge hemorrhoid drained yesterday morning. It's still bleeding and I'm kind of nervous to go to the bathroom. Should I suck it up and go?
No straining: you had hemorrhoid treated yesterday. You are concerned about going to the bathroom for bleeding. This is a natural concern. However you want to avoid straining so that the hemorrhoids don't continue. Keep your stool softened by using a stool softener and avoid staring on the toilet ...Read more
Just had my thrombosed hemorrhoid drained 8 hrs ago and was not prescribed any pain killer or given any advice on how to relieve the pain. Any suggestions on how to tough it out until my apt tomorrow afternoon when they change out the dressings?
After surgery to drain a perianal abscess I developed a big external/internal hemorrhoid, what should I do besides the suppositories and site bath?
Ask your doctor: Would like to help, but this question isn't appropriate for an online forum. The doctor or clinic treating you is the one to ask. ...Read more
The ER told me hemorrhoids but needed a surgeon. I thought was abcess and turns out it was it just popped and has been draining pus for hrs. Do i need to go back to er. Have had a slight fever today.
I had a hemrrhoid drained just yesterday and today it seems to have come back. Is this normal? Does it happen often? What should I do?
Not uncommon.: Should not need drained frequently. Your doc probably gave you good advice. Keep your stools soft, use the sitz baths if recommended and do not strain. Do not permit yourself to be come constipated. If this is painful today call your doc. ...Read more
A hemi is like a -: -like a varicose vein but is located in the rectum. They can B internal, meaning they R not visible from the outside, or external which can B seen protruding from the rectum. They can clot & B very painful, or U may notice blood in Ur stool. If there is concern C Ur PCP 4eval. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Hemmorhoids: It is a very common problem, not to worry. Can be related to either constipation or diarrhea. Hemorrhoids should be evaluated by a colo-rectal or general surgeon you will require dietary, bathroom habit modifications and sometimes office based procedures if medical management is ineffective. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer