external hemorrhoids

ex·ter·nal hem·or·rhoids

dilated veins forming tumors at the outer side of the external sphincter.
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external hemorrhoids

Surgery Engorged veins under the anal skin. Cf Internal hemorrhoids.
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Leading provider of traditional treatment solutions, Tam Minh Duong Traditional Medicine Clinic, launches the Cao tieu tri An Tri Nam for treating internal and external hemorrhoids
At month dthree, the external hemorrhoids became symptomatic again in 5 (8.9%) patients and skin tag was detected in 6 (10.7%) patients.
The most remarkable thing about his medical history was the diagnosis of thrombosed external hemorrhoids that presented with rectal bleeding 10 months ago.
Symptoms often disappear within a few days, but people with external hemorrhoids may have ongoing symptoms that take a toll on their quality of life.
Patients with chronic fissure, acute thrombosis, fixed fibrous external hemorrhoids, abscess, benign rectal disease, colorectal carcinoma, anal strictures, and severe primary diseases were not included in the study [10].
Hemorrhoids are located inside the rectum (internal hemorrhoids), or under the skin around the anus (external hemorrhoids).
Knowing that the colonoscopy was normal 8 months prior to the patient's rectal bleeding in pregnancy, her physician performed a proctoscopy and diagnosed internal and external hemorrhoids, which were then treated topically.
External hemorrhoids develop below the dentate line and are exquisitely sensitive.
The patients who had external hemorrhoids in addition to internal were excluded.
Hemor-Rite(tm) Cryotherapy is an anatomically designed device for applying cold therapy (Cryotherapy) directly to the swollen hemorrhoidal veins of the external hemorrhoids and the internal hemorrhoids within the rectal cavity.