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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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Sclerosant injection therapy (Using 5% phenol in almond oil), Lord's Procedure, Rubber band ligation, Photocoagulation, Cryotherapy are some of the treatment modalities used for first- and second-degree haemorrhoids. [5]
During the THD procedure, the blood-supplying arteries of the haemorrhoid are precisely located with a fine, specially designed small telescope called a proctoscope which allows maximum precision via a doppler ultrasound probe.
Sitting for long periods, such as on a long-haul flight, will aggravate any tendency for haemorrhoids to form.
Transanal haemorrhoidal dearterialization for the treatment of grade III and IV haemorrhoids: a 3-year experience.
The sufferer is often anxious, chilly with poor cold tolerance, and often experiences sweating of the head and hands, and may have anal fistulae and haemorrhoids. Symptoms are worse before and during menses and better for warmth and wet or humid weather.
Other symptoms of internal cat haemorrhoids can include pain when passing stools and difficulty while sitting.
PAIN RELIEF Lisa Kelly, who founded Unique Natural Products with husband Mark after formulating a cream to soothe the symptoms of haemorrhoids
Three things may prolapse through the anus--polyps, the rectum and haemorrhoids, which are the most common.
Although, diet bowel regulation, or elastic ligation will alleviate most symptoms of internal haemorrhoids, occasionally, an excisional haemorrhoidectomy will be necessary.
HAEMORRHOIDS, commonly known as piles, are a problem that affect at least 50% of people at some point in their life.
I think I'm suffering from haemorrhoids. Are there any creams I can use to help soothe them?