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How do I get rid of hemroids?

How do I get rid of hemroids?

Colorectal surgeon: Hemorrhoids can be managed medically with sitz baths, prep h, anusol cream, steroid suppositories, measures to reduce straining, etc. In order to get "rid" of hemorrhoids, more permanent measures include banding, laser therapy, and surgery. Some gastroenterologists can perform these procedures although i recommend a colorectal surgeon if available. ...Read more

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Dr. Eric Kaplan
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Hemorrhoids (Definition)

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


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How do I get rid of hemorrhoid????

How do I get rid of hemorrhoid????

Start with an exam: The place to start is with an examination by a general or colorectal surgeon. That doctor will be able to assess if you (a) have hemorrhoids and (b) need treatment. All human beings have normal hemorrhoidal cushions in their lower rectum and anus. Once you have been examined, the surgeon can give you a treatment plan. This plan may include surgery. ...Read more

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What is the most effective way to get rid of hemroids?

What is the most effective way to get rid of hemroids?

The following:: Drink more water on daily basis, avoid spicy food, reduce alcohol consumption, eat more vegetables, avoid prolonged sitting or standing, increase fiber intake to avoid constipation, keep good hygiene of the anal/rectal area, and avoid anal sexual activity. Treatment can include prescription meds in creams or suppositories, sitz bath, or surgery. ...Read more

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What are hemroids? Who gets hemroids? How do you get hemroids? How do you get rid of hemroids?

Blood vessels: Hemorrhoids are related to outpouchings of blood vessels near the anus. There are 2 kinds, internal and external. The external variety usually causes more symptoms. They can often be treated by eliminating constipation, but if this does not help there are operations to remove them. Sometimes they also occur during pregnancy, and go away afterwards. ...Read more

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How do I get rid of hemorrhoids?

How do I get rid of hemorrhoids?

Psyllium Fiber: If you want to only care for this without any surgical intervention, then psyllium fiber or an equivalent is likely the best treatment for long term. Make sure you purchase unflavored psyllium. Start with a teaspoon a night mixed in 16 oz of water every night. Unless they are stuck out and causing significant pain or itching, surgery can usually be avoided. You should consider seeing your doc. ...Read more

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How do I get rid of a hemorrhoid that has popped up 4 days ago and I've been using Preparation H it's my first and I'm 28 & don't really know what todo?

How do I get rid of a hemorrhoid that has popped up 4 days ago and I've been using Preparation H it's my first and I'm 28 & don't really know what todo?

Sitz Baths: Sit in a bathtub with enough warm water to reach the hemorrhoid. Sit in it for a few minutes a few times a day and see if this manages symptoms. It helps to spread the buttocks gently to allow the water to get to the area. If pain becomes great or this is otherwise unmanageable due to itching or bleeding, have a medical practitioner take a look to see if more aggressive intervention is indicated. ...Read more

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Doc how do I get rid of hemorrhoids they live one week comes back?

Doc how do I get rid of hemorrhoids they live one week comes back?

Eat fiber : Hemorrhoid are dilated veins that turn bad and they stay bad all the medical treatment that we recommend does not get rid of them it only minimize the symptoms my advice if you eat more fiber and stay as regular as you can prevent huffing and puffing while you are in the bathroom you can keep them from bothering you if you are having pain sit in tub with warm water surgery should be last option. ...Read more

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Can preperation h get rid of hemroids. If not, what should I do or take to get rid of them/it. I only have one solid bump around my anus and i used the cream and relieved it but i don't just want the swelling and pain to go away for a little bit and come

Can preperation h get rid of hemroids. If not, what should I do or take to get rid of them/it. I only have one solid bump around my anus and i used the cream and relieved it but i don't just want the swelling and pain to go away for a little bit and come

Surgery: Consider surgery if they are that annoying. Sitting in a shallow tub of water and using creams will only relieve the symptoms. Understand that you may hurt considerably after surgery, at least for a while. Find someone who has good reviews from their patients. ...Read more

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This lump on my butt is not a hemorrhoid , what is it? Its the size of a lime bean how do I get rid of it?

This lump on my butt is not a hemorrhoid , what is it? Its the size of a lime bean how do I get rid of it?

Pilonidal cyst: It could be a pilonidal cyst or sinus. There are other possibilities including a tumor. Okay to get checked by your regular doc. You may need a biopsy or surgery consult. ...Read more