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Doctor insights on: Is There Any Connection Btw Hemorrhoids And Upper Abdominal Discomfort

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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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Anal swelling really bad around & itches really bad at night most very sore to sit on I do have last stage hidrandenitis? Keep abdominal discomfort?

Anal swelling really bad around & itches really bad at night most very sore to sit on I do have last stage hidrandenitis? Keep abdominal discomfort?

Itchy Butt; Caffeine: Is the most common cause of anal itching not hemorrhoids as stated win the ads. Pinworms can be another cause usually in children after playing in the dirt. But cokes, coffee, tea, chocolate, and energy drinks like red bull have lots of caffeine leading to severe itching and bleeding, even waking you from your sleep at night clawing at your bottom. Stop the caffeine! ...Read more

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What should my fiancé do he had been experiencing some abdominal pain due to a hemorrhoid and can also see it from a certain angle please advise?

What should my fiancé do he had been experiencing some abdominal pain due to a hemorrhoid and can also see it from a certain angle please advise?

Not possible: Hemorrhoid tissue is a normal part of our anatomy found at the very end of the rectum/anus. It would be impossible for them to be related to abdominal pain. Now constipation can cause abdominal discomfort and straining can cause the hemorrhoids to flare up. Most important thing to prevent constipation and therefore hemorrhoid flare ups is adequate fluid and fiber in your diet. ...Read more

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Server abdominal pain, wakes me at night and worse after bm. Some rectal bleeding. No hemorrhoid. Pain on left side and upper right. Possibly?

Server abdominal pain, wakes me at night and worse after bm. Some rectal bleeding. No hemorrhoid.  Pain on left side and upper right. Possibly?

I won't try to guess: About diagnosis. See you have appendicitis listed under conditions. An assuming that you have had an appendectomy. I would encourage you to seek prompt medical evaluation for this combination of rectal bleeding and severe abdominal pain. ...Read more

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Can hemorrhoids cause abdominal pain and anal pain after sex?

Can hemorrhoids cause abdominal pain and anal pain after sex?

What kind: regular sen it should not sex is not supposed to cause pain anywhere if you are talking about anal sex that is different see a doctor if pain persirted ...Read more

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In addition to bright red streak in stools, smelly stools, rectal pain, I'm noticing I have lower rt abdominal pain. Could it still be hemorrhoids?

In addition to bright red streak in stools, smelly stools, rectal pain, I'm noticing I have lower rt abdominal pain. Could it still be hemorrhoids?

Blood in stools: Blood in stools is not normal and needs to be explained. The association of blood in stools, rectal pain, malodor and abdominal pain suggest a significant problem, possibly colitis. Your doctor will do an examination and will probably advise colonoscopy. ...Read more

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Small part of anus poking out? Lower abdominal pain now on both sides. Just took laxatives a while ago. Hernia, hemorrhoids, or something else?

Prolapse: It is not uncommon for a portion of the anal canal to protrude. This is due to relaxation of the rectal mucosa sliding down as a prolapse. Occassionally this is not protrusion but becomes pronounced and a marked degree of prolapse requiring surgical repair. ...Read more

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Can bleeding from hemorrhoid present as bloody mucus detached from stools but passed along with bm? Also have lower abdominal pain and bloating. Thx!

Can bleeding from hemorrhoid present as bloody mucus detached from stools but passed along with bm? Also have lower abdominal pain and bloating. Thx!

Hemorrhoid bleeding: Presents as blood streaked stools, or as you have said, separate from the stool. If you are having problems with pains and bloating, you should see your primary physician for a detailed history and evaluation. ...Read more

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Dr. Praveen Mambalam
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Abdominal Discomfort (Definition)

Abdominal discomfort is a symptom in which a person feels mildly bothersome sensations such as mild nausea, mild pain, mild ...Read more


Dr. Barry Rosen
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Abdominal Pain (Definition)

Abdominal pain is pain that you feel anywhere between your chest and groin. This is often referred to as the ...Read more