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Reason For Hemorrhoids
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
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 moreSee 1 more doctor answer
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 moreSee 1 more doctor answer
My external hemorrhoid keeps subsiding and coming back its been more than a week what could be the reason? i have done everything
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
Not sure my child says he can't sit in school and it is causing him to miss everyday he just came out of a hemorrhoid but he says for some reason his butt fill's squishy when he sitt's down then he dosen't want to get up because he's woried that his pants
I know the sciatic nerve runs down your buttox into the leg.. My question is.. Could that be the reason for pain in my butt hole? Not hemorrhoids
Not likley: Sciatic pain is a good distance from the midline. ...Read more
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
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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