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Haemorrhoids

Also known as Piles

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  • Stapled Haemhorroidectomy - Recovery Blog

    Hello. I have suffered from piles on and off for almost 20 years. Following a hospitalisation in Feb 2017 due to them. I decided to take the plunge and have an op. This took place last Friday. I thought I'd share my experiences of that and the recovery process here, to see how others have found...

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  • I need feed back on hemorrhoidectomy

    My hemorrhoids got bad 2 months ago to where the doctor recommended the hemorrhoidectomy. He said they are internal prolapse hemorrhoids. I went to the e.r. a month ago because I couldn't push them back in and it was painful. I changed my diet lost 12 pounds and it helped for two weeks and I felt...

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  • How to prevent piles

    A vast majority of the people feel embarrassed to talk about Piles, when they contract it. It is understandable, as they have to deal with the swelling of the vascular structures of the anal canal. So what to do about it? As the saying goes ‘Prevention is the best form of cure’, so it is better to implement...

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  • My Experience - 7 Weeks After Nhs Halo And Haemorrhoidectomy

    I am a 49-year old male and had stage 3 piles for about 5 years. They never really caused me any pain or suffering per se but were an inconvenience. I had been to my GP ages ago to make sure it wasn't anything serious. Towards the end of 2009 I decided to see what options I might have for sorting...

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  • Hi guys

    I had external hemorrhoid past 5 years. I take pills but it doesn't go off   It's really frustrating. And I tried sitz hot water technique today and it bled and wouldn't stop. It took a long time to stop more than usual. It was bleeding even when I stood because it usually doesn't...

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  • Good Hemorrhoid Advice

    I wrote a long, in-depth piece about my 25-year struggle with hemorrhoids, and my tips and techniques for treating them and dealing with the horrible pain.  Moderator comment: I have removed the link(s) directing to site(s) unsuitable for inclusion in the forums. If users want this information...

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  • Night time is the worst. For you, too?

    Hi guys. I wanted to ask if anyone else here with hemorrhoids suffers the worst at night? I've been in pain every night now for weeks and I'm getting worried I may never feel good again. I have an appointment with my specialist tomorrow and I can not wait. Anyway, just wanted to pop in and ask...

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  • Pain pain go away

    I had hemorrhoidectomy 6 days ago, also 7 years ago.  Worst surgery ever so very upset I had to have it again but I didn’t have a choice it came back and was inflamed and I was miserable for close to a month.    Anyway, I was doing good much better than last time until Monday when I had...

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  • not sure if normal skin tag or piles

    I've been suffering fissures for the past two months it's been on and off, I think it's healing now as I dont see as much blood anymore. I dont exactly pay attention to my bum well not until I suffered this fissure and I've noticed I have a tag near my anus just tiny little one,...

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  • Anal sex after haemorrhoidectomy?

    I am a gay man in my late 30s. I have always enjoyed receptive anal sex. For several years, I have suffered from piles. I've had them treated various times but they always came back. The surgeon advised me to have a haemorrhoidectomy, which I did. This was six months ago. The first few months were...

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  • Combo thrombosed internal and prolapsed external hemorrhoid

    Hi all I'm dealing with an extremely painful combination of an internal thrombosed hemorrhoid and an external prolapsed hemorrhoid. Because of the combination they can't do a Lansing in the office and my only option is surgery which I have declined at this time. The pain is excruciating and has...

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  • Banding #2

    Hi all, I just had my 2nd banding on April 12th. It felt pinched that day and I felt pretty great that afternoon. My experience from the 1st one prepared me for #2. I knew it would hurt for about a week or even two. On day 6 it is the worst!! I'm not sure what it was but it felt like there was a...

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  • I had done Haemorrhoids Surgery today without pain and blood!!!

    Hi all, I'm from India and I had done Haemorrhoids(Internal) Surgery today without any pain and blood by using local ancient techniques that's called Ayurveda/Allopathy or anything I don't know the names.My doctor removed something sticky tissue(2cm) from my Anus without any pain and blood...

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  • Are hemmoroids the problem or something else??

    Please help if you can!   Ever since having my children I have dealt with uncomfortable hems.  For the past year I have had increased rectal pain, especially when I am standing.  The mornings it's the least, but as the day goes on the pain increases and increases until I feel upan...

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  • Hamorrhoids operation

    Hi, I have just had my hamorrhoids operation on Monday, which went well. I was slightly sick after the operation, therefore they kept me in over night. Also they wanted to make sure I could pass urine before I was discharged. I have been given lactulose oral solution 10ml morning and night with...

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  • Rectal pressure

    Hi guys Post haemorrhoidectomy 5weeks now Just wondering when the rectal pressure symptom will die down.  In the mornings before I've even gone to the loo I get this painful pressure. Almost like I'm bearing down to give birth. It comes in waves.  I've looked it up and it seems...

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  • hemorrhoids or Rectal prolapse ?

    Hey i am a male aged 21 i have been having this problem for like 6 years , ever since i remember there is always a tissue/muscle ( like this one https://upload.wikimedia.org/wikipedia/commons/5/55/Full_thickness_rectal_prolapse_%26_mucosal_prolapse..jpg ( B )   and it never goes inside . i...

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  • Post HAL surgery- external HR worse than before

    I had HAL 6 days ago- since the surgery I have a large external hemmorhoid that is twice as big as before the surgery. I have a call in to my surgeon but haven't heard back yet...  I fear he will say it couldn't be removed or something like that although after surgery he said all went well....

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  • haemorrhoidectomy

    Hi everyone, I'm a 32yo male and I had anal fistula removed by a surgeon about 7 weeks now. When the surgeon did the operation he also removed a small hemorrhoid that I had to. I did not know he was going to also give me a haemorrhoidectomy also and I really wish he didn't as it wasn't giving...

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  • External haemorrhoid?

    Hi, For roughly 9 months I’ve had a bulge (lump) of skin on my anus going inside the opening of my anus. Sometimes I see very little blood on the toilet paper and it feels hard when I wipe but it’s soft when I touch it, it also feels large but when I look at it it’s just slightly bigger than a pea I...

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  • External Hemmoroid

    I developed a hard external hemmoroid on saturday - painful to do stairs and sit and stand....went to dr and he said it was stage 2 and shot some pain med directly into it and then cut it open to relieve pressure - i felt great and then 1 hr later pain med wore off and the pain was the same....the hemmoroid...

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  • Internal hemmorhoids

    Had anyone had just internal hemmorhoids removed? Which do you think would cause more pain internal or external? I'm assuming all wounds would be hidden inside after having internal removed?

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  • My Hemorrhoidectomy Journey (Part 8)

    Hey everyone! Hope you're doing well :-) My name's Michelle and welcome to My Hemorrhoidectomy Journey posts. This is part 8. Please feel free to read parts 1-7 of My Hemorrhoidectomy Journey to see what has led me up to this point, how and why. Any questions/comments/feedback is greatly appreciated...

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  • Hemmroids/fissures cronic

    Hi friend!  My name is Kimberly.  Age 48  I too have numerous issues in this department and wanted to encourage you and any other readers. My issues include hemmroids internal, external, fissures, tight sphintor muscle from birth. Oh yeah! It's been fun! Have suffered many flair ups...

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  • Rectal pressure and pain / Hemorrhoids

    Hello everyone, I’m experiencing very dull rectal/anal pain and discomfort from last 6 weeks. I had an appointment with a Gastroenterologist and she suspects that I’m having Hemorrhoids. I haven’t seen any bleeding in my stool though. Although, I’m experiencing a little pain sometimes when I sit a lot....

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  • Anal / Rectal discomfort and Rectal pressure and No bleeding

    Hi guys, I am 26 years old i'm having some kind of discomfort from about good 6 weeks. I have not seen any bleeding in my stool yet. I went to see a primary physician and see asked me to lay down and stretch my knees to see if i had hemorrhoids. The doctor said that you don't have hemorrhoids....

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  • Haemorrhoid banding -post procedure and fed up!

    Hi there I am 28 years old and suffering with rectal bleeding for a few months. My GP confirmed a fissure but I was then referred to a colorectal specialist who confirmed three internal haemorrhoids. They were handed at the appointment. I increased my fluid and fibre intake and endured a decent amount...

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  • Hemoroidectomy

    Has anyone undergone this procedure and can give some advice please. Surgeon has told me he will only remove 1 to 2 hemoroids at most per surgery as they are in a ring. This means that unless there is a significant change after removing 1 or 2 at most that I would require 2 surgeries. He also said...

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  • Painful anus - possibly haemorrhoid?

    Hi, I have a near constant pain around my anal region and I have also been finding it quite difficult and painful to poo lately. Could you please tell me if this might be a haemorrhoid or something else?

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  • Not sure whether anal fissure or haemorrhoids?

    To cut a long story short, about a year ago I was constipated for a fair while (let it drag on without really taking much notice). I didn't have any pain or discomfort back then. Fast forward to now and for the last maybe 6(?) months I have had this anal discomfort. Which has been occuring daily...

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  • Unhealed wound post internal haemorrhoidectomy

    Hi  I'm 4 weeks post haemorrhoidectomy   Just saw my surgeon for a post op apt He said two of my internal wounds are still opened and unhealed. Explaining why I'm still in a lot of pain during bms His recommendation was to spread my butt cheeks and bend over under the running shower...

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  • Little white bumps around anus

    Okay, so to start with I'm not overly sure if this is the right discussion group for this but. Anyways, so last week I did anal sex with my SO. It was painful during or immediately after but ever since the next day it's hurt to go to the bathroom and there's little white bumps/viens around...

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