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What Makes Hemorrhoids Worse
Stasis ulcers: You need to see a clinician, preferably one that specializes in these types of wounds. So long as the diagnosis is confirmed, the treatment is always some form of compression (once the arterial tree is assessed and its safe to compress). Without compression, these wounds will not heal. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
No, it shouldn't : Diazepam is a benzodiazepine, a type of drug which works as an anti-anxiety medication or a tranquilizer. It should not worsen hemorrhoids. The drugs which cause constipation, and thereby make hemorrhoids worse, are OPIATE PAIN KILLERS. These are drugs like Vicodin, Norco, (hydrocodone and acetaminophen) Codeine, morphine, Dilaudid, etc. ...Read more
Ultraviolet!: It is not sunlight per se, but the ultraviolet rays in sunlight. They penetrate the skin and alter dna in white cells in small blood vessels causing a flare, usually cutaneous. Patients should always wear suntan lotion, uv-30 or better and never use tanning beds! ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Wish we knew: Keratoconus is a condition of the cornea (the window at the front of the eye) in which the protein molecules lose some of their adhesive strength and the cornea bulges out which in some cases impairs vision. We do not know the cause. It does spontaneously get a little better but more likely progresses. See your corneal specialist for the best management. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
How does my regular pcp diagnose the difference of having hemmorhoids vs. Something worse like colon cancer?
Exam or colonoscopy: Many people present with "piles" and this can actually be the issue or one of many other problems that your doctor can help there are dietary, behavioral, hygiene modifications as well as procedures that can help with these common problems. Both constipation and diarrhea can lead to this condition as well it is best if you consult with a general or colorectal surgeon to help with this matter. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
May be more than: Hamstrings. It is not likely that there is an isolated issue with hamstrings. You need an evaluation with detailed history, physical examination and depending on findings, lab tests and neurologic examination. If the symptoms has lasted more than two weeks, it is time to see your doctor. ...Read more
What does it mean when taking something to make my immune system stronger makes me feel worse but taking something to slow it down I feel better ??
What r u taking? : Can you ask again with more detail? What are you taking? ...Read more
Muscle tension . . .: Pain is perceived and interpreted by the brain. When one feels anxious or worried, one may tense muscles that worsen the pain. In addition, in an anxious state one might focus excessively on the pain and avoid activities that might decrease how much pain is noticed. Carly Simon's 1974 song, "Haven't Got Time For the Pain" comes to mind. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Diagnosised with internal hemorrids, take two medimucil pills at night for fiber. What makes it worse or helps make it better? Does it ever go away?
It doesn't always do: That. In some cases it makes it better. Perhaps there is something else wrong. ...Read more
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