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Can there be any specific reason for the cause of hemorrhoids?

Can there be any specific reason for the cause of hemorrhoids?

Usually: Unbalanced diet with little fruit and vegetables that lead to chronic constipation , sedentary life style! ...Read more

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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What are some reasons for a bleeding hemorrhoid when you have loose stools and how do you get the bleeding to stop.?

What are some reasons for a bleeding hemorrhoid when you have loose stools and how do you get the bleeding to stop.?

Just hemorrhoids ?: Are you sure you have just hemorrhoids? Bleeding from the rectum that recurs may also indicate anal fissures, proctitis (due to infection, inflammatory bowel disease, radiation therapy, stercoral ulcers, rectal prolapse, trauma, etc.) or a bleeding source further upstream. Depending on your age, risk factors, current medication (aspirin, nsaid's, anticoagulants can cause bleeding), get evaluated. ...Read more

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Possible reasons why doctor's see my hemorrhoids during these tests?

Possible reasons why doctor's see my hemorrhoids during these tests?

Hemorrhoids: I'm not 100% sure what your question is or what tests you are talking about. If the doctor is doing a pelvic or rectal exam, then it would be easy to see external hemorrhoids or to feel internal hemorrhoids. ...Read more

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What is reason for putting rubber bands around hemorrhoids?

What is reason for putting rubber bands around hemorrhoids?

Cut Off Blood Supply: Internal hemorrhoids are covered by intestinal lining rather than skin; therefore, they do not have pain fibers. Accordingly, we can put a rubber band around the base of these without anesthesia, after which the hemorrhoid tissue will "shrivel up and die". The hemorrhoid will then fall off a few days later. Since external hemorrhoids are covered by skin, we cannot do this due to pain issues. ...Read more

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My external hemorrhoid keeps subsiding and coming back its been more than a week what could be the reason? i have done everything

My external hemorrhoid keeps subsiding and coming back its been more than a week what could be the reason? i have done everything

Thrombosis: Hemorrhoids are blood vessels and like other veins can sometimes form clots. An external hemorrhoid that doesn't go away or keeps coming back painfully may have a clot. Best to get it checked by your doctor. Thanks for trusting HealthTap! ...Read more

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Why would hemorrhoids suddenly flare up for no reason after not being inflamed for decades? I haven't strained or done anything to aggravate them.

Why would hemorrhoids suddenly flare up for no reason after not being inflamed for decades? I haven't strained or done anything to aggravate them.

Maybe not hemorrhoid: Are you sure you have just hemorrhoids? Pain +/- pruritis (itching) from the rectum that recurs may also indicate anal fissures, proctitis (due to infection, inflammatory bowel disease, radiation therapy, stercoral ulcers, rectal prolapse, trauma, etc.), prctalgia fugax. Depending on your age, risk factors, current medication (aspirin, nsaid's), circumstances, please seek evaluation to be certain. ...Read more

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Loose watery stool 3-5 times a day or more. Looks like rotten wood mixed with raw egg white and small amounts of blood...I'm on blood thinners and have internal hemorrhoid so that could be the reason for blood. Been going on for 6 weeks almost daily?

Loose watery stool 3-5 times a day or more. Looks like rotten wood mixed with raw egg white and small amounts of blood...I'm on blood thinners and have internal hemorrhoid so that could be the reason for blood. Been going on for 6 weeks almost daily?

Time to see your Dr.: Stop putting off seeing a physician. You need a stool culture for enteric bacterial pathogens and a microscopic exam for ova and parasites as you may have an infection of the gut that needs treatment. Inflammatory bowel disease is another possibility and you may need a flex sig or colonoscopy if the stool cultures and parasite tests are negative. Please see your physician. ...Read more

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How to treat burning sensation while passing stools. Don't have hemorrhoid's/fissures/ constipation. Reason.?

How to treat burning sensation while passing stools. Don't have hemorrhoid's/fissures/ constipation. Reason.?

Hemorrhoids fissures: Hemorrhoids are venous structures. Fissures are tear with scarring in the delicate tissue. Constipation, is local trauma to anal canal as large, hard stool passes. Straining, coughing, lifting lead to increased venous pressures and rectal trauma. Fissures once started can progress. Care and treatment is the same, decrease anal trauma, get evaluated by local doc or surgeon. ...Read more