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Surgical Excision Of Hemorrhoids

Hemorrhoids occur due to swollen veins in the rectum and anus, causing discomfort and bleeding. Hemorrhoidectomy is the surgery done to manage hemorrhoids. It is done under general anesthesia. Incisions are made around the tissues of the hemorrhoids. The swollen vein inside the hemorrhoid is tied off to avoid bleeding, and then hemorrhoids are removed. It takes about 2 to 4 weeks for a complete recovery.

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I am experiencing intense pain, thrombosis, and hemorrhoids. Please suggest antibiotics for me.

Query: Hi doctor, It seems I have thrombosis and hemorrhoids, and the pain is unbearable. I spoke to the doctor this morning and was advised to get antibiotics to prevent infection. I need antibiotics. Can you help me prevent infection?  Read Full »


Dr. Arpit Varshney

Answer: Hello, Welcome to icliniq, and thank you for choosing us as your provider for health care. I have gone through all your details and appreciate your concern. I would like to know in detail where you have thrombosis and hemorrhoids and where you are experiencing pain. Also, I would like to advise yo...  Read Full »

What stage of hemorrhoids do I have and how to treat it?

Query: Hello doctor, I have hemorrhoid and want to know what stage of it I have and if I will need surgery? What doctor should I go to? Thank you.  Read Full »


Dr. Basuki Nath Bhagat

Answer: Hello, Welcome to icliniq.com. I have read your query and am sorry for your discomfort. I saw the file you have attached. Hemorrhoid has four grades. Grade 1: Hemorrhoid protrudes into the anal canal but does not prolapse outside the anus. Grade 2: Prolapse under pressure such as straining dur...  Read Full »

My hemorrhoid surgery postponed due to low HB. How to prevent further anal shrinkage?

Query: Hi doctor, I am a 24-year-old woman suffering from hemorrhoids. I have a feeling that my anus is reducing in size. My doctor has advised me to do surgery for removing it. But my hemoglobin levels are low. So my doctor recommended me to increase the hemoglobin levels. I am taking iron supplements to ...  Read Full »


Dr. Goswami Parth Rajendragiri

Answer: Hi, Welcome to icliniq.com. You have to remove piles through surgery as it is increasing in size. Anal shrinkage is not a complication of piles. Because of the enlargement seen in piles, the anal area looks shrank. You can take a stool softener for piles like Cremaffin syrup (Liquid Paraffin with...  Read Full »

Is it possible for the tumor to spread without lymph node involvement?

Query: Hello doctor, My friend is suffering from metastatic liver disease. The primary site has been found to be anal canal. The primary tumor was very difficult to find as it was not visible on PET or colonoscopy. It only felt on digital rectal examination. Biopsy of the primary tumor as well as the liver...  Read Full »


Dr. Salah Saad Hassan Shoman

Answer: Hi, Welcome to icliniq.com. Anal basaloid tumors carry the potential for metastasis, which can occur through three primary pathways: the escape of cancer cells into lymphatic vessels, venous drainage, or direct spread to adjacent organs. In the case of your friend, metastasis transpired via cancer ...  Read Full »

Is it normal to have pain and tightness post hemorrhoidectomy?

Query: Hi doctor, I had hemorrhoidectomy before six weeks. I still feel some pain and tightness while sitting. Is this normal after six weeks? I think I have anal stenosis. Stool is difficult to pass even when soft. Always have to strain and never passes naturally. I know I have a hard scar tissue. Is...  Read Full »


Dr. Srivastava, Sumit

Answer: Hi, Welcome to icliniq.com. No, this is not normal. Pain could be due to fissure and stenosis of the anal opening, but it needs a physical examination to confirm it. I would suggest drinking lots of water, have fiber diet and chew the bolus properly to avoid constipation. You can also try any stoo...  Read Full »

How to recover fast from sphincterotomy and hemorrhoidectomy?

Query: Hi doctor, I am 23 years old. I underwent open internal rigid sphincterotomy and hemorrhoidectomy for chronic anal fissures and piles. But I have severe pain in the anal canal all the time now. During bowel movements, it gets worse. I underwent surgery for 23 days. I also see some blood in my stools...  Read Full »


Dr. Rathee Rahul

Answer: Hi, Welcome to icliniq.com. Recovery time after surgery is two to three weeks. But it may take a month in some cases. You can try these simple steps to accelerate recovery. Try these steps for a week. If the problem persists, it is better to consult a surgeon and try to do a physical examination o...  Read Full »

My wife could notice blood in her stools.Could you please advise us with proper guidance?

Query: Hello doctor, My wife (age 33 years) has been suffering from piles related issues since last 10 years. It occurred after her delivery (in 2003) and was harmless at that time. We are having an eleven year old daughter. Recently she started experiencing pain and itching while going to toilet. Also sh...  Read Full »


Dr. Jaydeep Tripathy

Answer: Hello, Welcome to icliniq.com. I understand your concern. It seems like your wife has second degree hemorrhoids which has also led to her fissure. The good news is that it can be managed medically. The first line of management is medical management. Itching is a very common manifestation, which is a...  Read Full »

I suffer from hemorrhoids for the past three years. Kindly help.

Query: Hi, I have been facing a problem with hemorrhoids for the past 3 years. I have been taking Anusol suppositories inserted directly into my anus as it was advised by the doctor. But to my disappointment it keeps coming back. What option can you suggest to get it treated once for all?  Read Full »


Dr. Shaheen Zafar

Answer: Hi, Welcome to icliniq.com. If your hemorrhoids is persisting with the medical treatment then there are other options for its treatment. The other treatment options are: Rubber Band Ligation (RBL) - a small band which is applied to the base of the hemorrhoid mass cuts off the blood supply to the mas...  Read Full »

Is it normal to have anal pain even after 2.5 months of hemorrhoidectomy?

Query: Hi doctor,I had severe burning pressure and pain in the rectum. I used all creams. On MRI, I was diagnosed with a fistula at 6 o'clock. After doing an examination under anesthesia, my doctor did not found a fistula. But I had second-grade internal hemorrhoids at 3 o'clock, 7 o'clock, and 11 o'clock....  Read Full »


Dr. Ajeet Kumar

Answer: Hi, Welcome to icliniq.com. I have some concerns regarding the operation done while you are having burning and pain in the rectum as hemorrhoid surgery is not required in your case. Initially, it should have been explored with a sigmoidoscopy. As you have done surgery, some pain with narrowing of ...  Read Full »

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