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    How to treat a swelling hemorrhoid?

Hi Doctor, Raman this side I have piles problem and blood started coming around three years back now from 2 months the hemmorriods have came out of anus but as I have started taking ayurvedic medicines the blood has stopped for last 20 days and most of hemmorriods shrinked. But one of them keep on swelling when I exert myself when I stand for some time.Shaould infra red be taken for this
Mon, 7 Nov 2016
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Hi and welcome to Healthcaremagic. Thank you for your query. I am Dr. Rommstein, I understand your concerns and I will try to help you as much as I can.

Hemoorhoids are protrusions of veins in rectal wall and there are several stages of hemorrhodal disease and the right treatment depends on type and stage of the disease. Initially it can be treated with dietary changes by having hogh fibre diet with lot of fluids and make your stool soft. Also, you should use sitz baths and have hemorrhoidal cream. Second, it can be treated with rubber ligation or sclerosation and in severe stages, the surgery is recommended but for this you should consult proctologist.

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Kindly regards. Wish you a good health.
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