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What Type Of Doctor Should I Go To For My Hemorrhoids And Urinary Problems
34 y/o with 2 kids born in the last 4yr w/external hemorrhoid. Will this go away on its own or do I need to visit a doc and what type doc?
Can you advise me on going to the doc for my hemorrhoids, will it be a problem if I'm on my period?
No problem: Unless the hemorrhoids are bleeding there is no problem in addressing the problem either by incision a thrombosed hemorhoid, or rubber banding a well defined prolapsed hemorhoid. If extensive and in need of resection and repair of anal skin one may wait until period is completed which is a matter of days. ...Read more
What does hemorrhoid banding do? i have problem with mine burning and blood in rectum on off since 2009 doc wants banding is it placed inside?
Yes : Banding is done with a special device that cuts off the blood supply to the hemorrhoid tissue causing them to shrink. They are used for internal hemorrhoids and can cause some cramping but are generally painless. They are done as an outpatient procedure and are generally effective. ...Read more
Doc saw problem with hemorrhoids she wants banding done i have burning off on in rectum for years should it be removed? causing too many issues
Banding : Should do the trick. Much less recovery. And less pain than with surgery. ...Read more
I am being treated for grade 2 internal hemorrhoids, can they cause urinary or prostate type pain?
No it does not: Hemorroids causes painless bleeding from the rectum and usually associated with defecation.. It can cause a heaviness in that area and itching on occasion but will not cause severe pain unless the hemorroid is Stage 3 (which means its bleeding, prolapsed and edematous and swollen and so cannot return back into the rectum. This is treated with surgery thanks ...Read more
I have hemorrhoids internal. They bleed sometimes. What type of doctor would I see if I wanted an operation?
When i make bm it hurts there is blood soft stool feels like cuts a colposcopy was done no problem with hemorrhoid calling doc monday should go to er?
Not needed: Don't worry - doesn't sound serious. Hemorrhoids -swollen anal veins - can bleed and hurt. Small cuts - anal fissures - can both hurt with bm's and bleed. Neither is dangerous or needs a trip to an er. However, do see a doctor for an anal exam. Warm baths with epsom salts and creams like a;d or anusol help. Both conditions are easily treated. No need for an er. Do call your md. . Peter wilk, md, . ...Read more
I am suffering from hemorrhoids, feeling weakness and having problem in releasing gas. My doctor prescribed me penegra 100 mg will it be useful?
Not 4 gas or h'roids: Penegra is generic sildanafil which same as viagra (sildenafil). Is used for erectile dysfunction. It acts increasing blood flow into vessels by relaxing smooth (involuntary) muscle which in turn improves quality of penile erections. It could possible help relax anal sphincter ; facilitate release of gas but have never heard of it used 4 this. How about simethicone or "preparation h". ...Read more
If anal sex is not recommend by doctors because it can cause problems like incontinence or hemorrhoids, then can gay men have a sex life?
Avoid such Doctors: Please let me warn you that medicine is a very conservative culture and many physicians have significant inappropriate bias. Any physician who speaks to any recommendation against anal sex may be just sharing their bias and not truth. Medicine is to have no opinion on when, with whom, or how you are sexual. Anal Sex is common among heterosexual couples as well. It is a very common activity. ...Read more