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I have hemmoroids that every so often bleed unexpectedly. How

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I have hemmoroids that every so often bleed unexpectedly. How can I be rid of them for good as when this happens I feel like showering several times a day,?
Submitted: 4 years ago.
Category: Health
Expert:  Dr. Arun Phophalia replied 4 years ago.

The treatment of hemorrhoids is by warm sitz bath, avoiding straining, keeping the stools soft and local application of the ointment like proctosedyl or Preparation-H. Hemorrhoids which bleed often and unexpectedly will need further treatment by any of the following;

1) Rubber band ligation

2) Bipolar, infrared, and laser coagulation

3) Sclerotherapy

4) Cryosurgery

5) Laser hemorrhoidectomy

6) Doppler-guided hemorrhoidal artery ligation

7) Anal stretching or Lord's stretching.


You need to consult a general surgeon for the management.

Please feel free for your follow up questions.


I would be happy to assist you further, if you need any more information.


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