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What are external hemorrhoids?
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Dr. Eric Kaplan
Surgery - Colorectal
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In brief: Normal venous struct
External hemorrhoids are veins under the skin surrounding the external portion of the anus.
They are covered with skin or epidermis. Internal hemorrhoids are internal or external if the have prolapsed but are covered by mucosa and not epidermis.

In brief: Normal venous struct
External hemorrhoids are veins under the skin surrounding the external portion of the anus.
They are covered with skin or epidermis. Internal hemorrhoids are internal or external if the have prolapsed but are covered by mucosa and not epidermis.
Dr. Eric Kaplan
Dr. Eric Kaplan
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In brief: Will see out side
As the disease advances it it tracks out side the anal canal into skin called external hemorrhoids.

In brief: Will see out side
As the disease advances it it tracks out side the anal canal into skin called external hemorrhoids.
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