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Clinical Study: Internal Hemorrhoids

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Internal Hemorrhoids

"To raise new questions, new possibilities, to regard old problems from a new angle, requires creative imagination and marks real advance in science.” ~ Albert Einstein

you might notice small amounts of bright red blood on your toilet tissue or in the toilet bowl

Itching or irritation in your anal region

Pain or discomfort

Swelling around your anus

A lump near your anus, which may be sensitive or painful

Hemorrhoids (HEM-uh-roids), also called piles, are swollen and inflamed veins in your anus and lower rectum. Hemorrhoids may result from straining during bowel movements or from the increased pressure on these veins during pregnancy, among other causes. Hemorrhoids may be located inside the rectum (internal hemorrhoids), or they may develop under the skin around the anus (external hemorrhoids).

 

Hemorrhoids are common ailments. By age 50, about half of adults have had to deal with the itching, discomfort and bleeding that can signal the presence of hemorrhoids.

 

 

MayoClinic.com

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