These agents harden and destroy the haemorrhoidal tissue, causing the haemorrhoid
to shrink and recede within six weeks.
SOME British hospitals are now trying out a new procedure using a stapler to gently pull and fix the prolapsed piles back into their normal position rather than cutting the haemorrhoids
Never try to treat him yourself at home as there are other, more severe diseases whose symptoms mirror those of haemorrhoids
which need to be ruled out.
classically present with bright red painless bleeding.
However, there are a range of treatments available to treat haemorrhoids
, from small changes to your diet and daily routine, right through to surgical operations.
Whereas EH removes the prolapsed haemorrhoids
, it does not address the underlying cause of both mucosal and haemorrhoidal prolapse; conversely PPH, by 'lifting' the prolapsed haemorrhoids
and mucosa, re-places the haemorrhoidal cushions high in the anal canal, thus establishing the topographical relationship between the anal cushions and the rectal muscle layer.
, also known as piles, are like varicose veins in the canal of the anus.
Q I AM a 65-year-old man who has had haemorrhoids
for years but recently they have become much worse, particularly when I am sitting.
They most commonly occur in the lower legs and in the rectum, where they form haemorrhoids
Q I AM a 68-year-old man who has had haemorrhoids
for years, but recently they have become much worse, particularly when I am sitting.
They most commonly occur in the lower legs, often after a deep vein thrombosis and in the rectum, where they form haemorrhoids
Localised itching may also be caused by poor personal hygiene, haemorrhoids
or threadworm infestation.