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I need to know if what I have is thrombosed prolapsed

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I need to know if what I have is thrombosed prolapsed hemorrhoids or something more serious. I'm in excruciating pain but currently have no medical insurance.
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Medical
Expert:  DrRussMD replied 1 year ago.
Hello
There is no way to know that without examination.
You can get this in a cost effective way in any number of ways.
Call the health department and find out where the neighborhood clinics are: these are on sliding scale.
Enroll in any teaching hospital medical clinic; these are on sliding scale.
This could also be diverticulosis, which is more serious.
The options above will tie you in to specialist, in case you need a short scope to see what is going on.
OK, so that is an initial answer….
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