Hemorrhoid is a very difficult situation and often a very painful condition as well. It is a medical condition which is characterized by pain and bleeding through the anus. In case you are suffering from this condition, then in that case, passing of stool may prove to be very painful. Since constipation is considered to be a major cause for this condition, therefore, one of the basic requirements in such a condition is that of avoiding constipation. For this, it is essential to have a high fiber diet, such as fruits, vegetables as well as whole grains. You should also make sure that you drink lots and lots of fluids, such as water, fruit juices, etc. you should also avoid junk foods, as they are very low in fiber content and also carry little nutritious value.
Hemorrhoids or Piles can be either internal or external. There are a number of reasons, which are attributed to causing piles.
Straining during passing of stools, pregnancy, old age, obesity, heredity factors, as well as even coughing, sneezing or lifting of objects, are some of the common causes of this condition. The condition gets severe, when piles take the form of blood clots. This condition is referred to as Thrombosed hemorrhoids. Thrombosed hemorrhoids is a clot, usually pea shaped and is either purple or bluish in appearance. The condition is more painful, as well as itchy and would lead to extreme discomfort to the patient suffering from it.
Due to their excessive swelling and being strangulated in nature, makes it much more painful. However, this condition can be avoided by following a fiber rich diet. This way you can you can avoid having thrombosed hemorrhoids. However, in case the condition has already occurred then there are few solutions to it, other than surgery.
Although there are a number of medicines and ointments for bleeding hemorrhoids treatment, yet, they are not supported by any conclusive medical authentication.
However, a surgery is always avoidable; therefore, one can try these medicines and ointments. If they turn out to be beneficial, then in that case, it is well and good. In case they do not, then in that case, surgery is the last resort.
Hemorrhoidectomy is a surgical procedure, wherein, the excess hemorrhoid tissues are removed surgically, with the administration of local anesthesia. The surgery can be done, with the help of surgical instruments, such as scalpel, or with the help of laser beams. The laser surgery is rather quick and in most cases, the patient is discharged the next day. It needs to be remembered here that post operation care is very important.