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haemorrhoids

Varicose veins in the anal canal. Haemorrhoids may involve the veins near the upper end of the canal, causing internal piles, or those at the lower end, just under the skin, causing external haemorrhoids. Both may be affected. They cause bleeding, pain and a sense of incompleteness when defaecating. Internal piles may pass out of the anus (prolapse). Treatments include direct surgical excision (haemorrhoidectomy), injection (sclerotherapy), laser coagulation, infra-red coagulation, radiofrequency coagulation, or rubber band encirclage. From the Greek haimorrhoia , a flow of blood.
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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.
Prospective randomised study of urgent haemorrhoidectomy compared with non-operative treatment in the management of prolapsed thrombosed internal haemorrhoids.
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But in view of the recent change in your haemorrhoids, I would advise you to see your GP for an examination to rule out any underlying cause for your worsening symptoms.
In view of the recent change in your haemorrhoids I would advise you to see your GP for an examination to rule out any underlying cause for your worsening symptoms.
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.
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