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How serious or dangerous are hemorrhoids?
8 doctors weighed in

Dr. Jeffrey Cohen
Surgery - Colorectal
3 doctors agree
In brief: Not very
Risks are bleeding and thrombosis.
Not gently life threatening.

In brief: Not very
Risks are bleeding and thrombosis.
Not gently life threatening.
Dr. Jeffrey Cohen
Dr. Jeffrey Cohen
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Dr. Sidney Vinson
Internal Medicine - Gastroenterology
3 doctors agree
In brief: Neither
Hemorrhoids are neither serious nor dangerous but can be quite annoying.
Complications include pain, prolapse and bleeding. Avoiding constipation, diarrhea and straining minimize symptoms.

In brief: Neither
Hemorrhoids are neither serious nor dangerous but can be quite annoying.
Complications include pain, prolapse and bleeding. Avoiding constipation, diarrhea and straining minimize symptoms.
Dr. Sidney Vinson
Dr. Sidney Vinson
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