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hemorrhoid

[′hem‚rȯid]
(medicine)
A varicosity of the external hemorrhoidal veins, causing painful swelling in the anal region.
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So, what is a haemorrhoid? The textbook definition is enlarged veins in the anus that may become irritated, or even prolapse and become external haemorrhoids.
There are many treatment options available based on the degree of the haemorrhoids, Milligan et al described haemorrhoidectomy in 1937.
Award-winning colorectal surgeon, Prof PN Haray at Nuffield Health explains: "THD is suitable for patients diagnosed with grades 2-4 haemorrhoids. It is a less-intrusive method because we do not cut or remove any haemorrhoidal tissue.
I tell people that I will not do haemorrhoid surgery until they have the scope.
Parashar further added, "Oats, beans, sesame seeds, radish, turnips, onions, dried figs, amla, and papaya are some of those fiber-rich edibles that do wonder to prevent and cure piles, and they should be available in the kitchen every day, but if the pile is growing despite all precautions, then medication is must, and one should be aware of the fact that except Ayurveda no pathy provides complete relief from piles (haemorrhoids).
A chronic cough, constipation and pregnancy are what can cause haemorrhoids as they increase the pressure inside your abdomen, putting stress on the anal area and causing the blood vessels to swell and become haemorrhoids.
Doppler guided transanal haemorrhoidal dearterialization for haemorrhoids: results from a multicentre trial.
The sufferer may be overly sensitive or irritable, nervous and chilly and may be prone to liver congestion, congestive headaches and itching haemorrhoids. Symptoms are worse from mental exertion, after eating and in cold weather, and better from rest and in damp or wet weather.
Answer: Tigger could be suffering from internal haemorrhoids which are not visible but the main symptom is bloody stools.
Lisa and Mark Kelly founded Unique Natural Products after formulating a cream to soothe the symptoms of haemorrhoids from their Gateshead home, a product which has now been granted approval as a cosmetic by the Government's Medicines and Healthcare Products Regulatory Agency (MHRA) as 99% natural and made predominantly from plant extracts.
Internal haemorrhoids are not palpable on digital examination and are diagnosed with a proctoscope.