Treatment for External Piles
Hemorrhoids develop when the veins of the rectum or anus become enlarged and can be either internal or external. External piles are commonly found beneath the skin that surrounds the anus.
Symptoms of External Piles
There is a range of symptoms that can affect a person with external piles. Symptoms tend to vary counting on the severity and types of your hemorrhoids.
Symptoms of external piles include:
Itching around the anus or rectal area
Pain around the anus
Lumps near or around the anus
Blood in the stool
You may notice bleeding when using the bathroom. This includes seeing blood on toilet tissue or within the restroom. Lumps around the anus that might feel as if they're swollen.
Causes of External Piles
Many cases are thought to be caused by too much straining on the toilet, due to prolonged constipation this is often due to a lack of fiber in a person's diet. Chronic (long-term) diarrhea can also make you more vulnerable to getting hemorrhoids.
Causes of external hemorrhoids include:
Being overweight or obese
Age as you get older, your body's supporting tissues get weaker, increasing your risk of hemorrhoids
Being pregnant which can place increased pressure on your pelvic blood vessels, causing them to enlarge (read more about common pregnancy problems)
Having a family history of hemorrhoids
Regularly lifting heavy objects
Persistent cough or repeated vomiting
Sitting down for long periods
When You Use Surgical Method To Remove External Piles
Surgical removal - Removing painful thrombosed external piles inside seventy-two hours once it develops will give a lot of fast pain relief than different treatments, Surgery is only effective if the procedure takes place within 72 hours of the symptoms developing. Don’t worry, we’re sure that after the surgery our patient will get better.
Treatments during pregnancy - Pregnant women can try many of the home remedies listed above to treat their external hemorrhoids and ease the pain; however, you should ask our doctor if it's safe before using any topical application on external hemorrhoids to ensure it will not interfere with the pregnancy.
External piles often treated in many ways that depend on severity. Our doctor may ask if you have any preference for certain types of medications or treatments. Some general treatments that our doctor may recommend include ice packs to lessen swelling, suppositories, or hemorrhoid creams. These choices offer relief to peoples who have a milder case of hemorrhoids. If you’ve got a lot of severe cases, our doctor could recommend treatment with surgical treatment. Hemorrhoids are a fairly common condition. Many people recover with proper treatment here in Heng Kang Diagnostics And Medical Clinic, In severe cases of external hemorrhoids, surgical methods may be important for treatment. People who have severe external hemorrhoids may only notice a reduction of symptoms as a result of these types of treatment.
For further questions, you can visit Heng Kang Clinic at 517-519 Quintin Paredes St., Brgy.289, Binondo, City of Manila or click the consultation box at the right side of your screen to set an appointment.