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How common are hemorrhoids?
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Dr. Eric Kaplan
Surgery - Colorectal
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In brief: Very
Hemorrhoids are normal veins that everyone is born with.
When they are symptomatic it is usually related to excessive straining, constipation, chronic diarrhea. Low fiber diets, excessive caffeine and our rushed lifestyles can contribute to making them symptomatic.

In brief: Very
Hemorrhoids are normal veins that everyone is born with.
When they are symptomatic it is usually related to excessive straining, constipation, chronic diarrhea. Low fiber diets, excessive caffeine and our rushed lifestyles can contribute to making them symptomatic.
Dr. Eric Kaplan
Dr. Eric Kaplan
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In brief: Very common
Very common and usually peaks between ages 45 to 65.

In brief: Very common
Very common and usually peaks between ages 45 to 65.
Dr. John Eckford
Dr. John Eckford
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