How can I prevent piles?
Healthy bowel habits also help prevent hemorrhoids. Use the toilet as soon as you feel the urge to do so. Also, avoid sitting on the toilet for prolonged periods (more than five minutes) and avoid straining during a bowel movement. A healthy diet and lifestyle are good insurance for preventing hemorrhoids, whether you already suffer hemorrhoid symptoms or are intent on preventing them. Regular exercise is also important, especially if you have a sedentary job. Exercise helps in several ways: keeping weight in check, making constipation less likely, and enhancing muscle tone.
How do I know if I have piles?
First, your doctor will look at the anal area, perhaps by inserting a lubricated gloved finger or an anoscope (a hollow, lighted tube for viewing the lower few inches of the rectum) or a proctoscope (which works like an anoscope, but provides a more thorough rectal examination). More procedures may be needed to identify internal
What is fistula in ano ?
It is an opening around or near the anus, sometimes at a distance of 2 – 4 inches. It occurs with pus discharge, swelling or pain around that area.
Is fistula in ano a painful problem ?
Yes, Fistula in
Which age group & gender is more likely to have fistula in ano ?
What is the role of oral medications in fistula in ano ?
Is it hereditary ?
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What is anal fissure ?
It is a wound present inside the anus where the inner skin of the rectum joins the outer skin of the anus.
Why does it occur ?
Frequent constipation, the resulting hardening of stools and the need to exert excess bowel pressure are the main causes. It may occur in any person but occurs