Piles: Symptoms, Images, Causes, and Types

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Piles

Piles or Haemorrhoids are swellings containing enlarged blood vessels and tissues that are found inside the rectum or under the skin around the anus. Piles is also known as Bawaseer (बवासीर) in Hindi. 

Piles is a very common anorectal condition as it affects million of people around the world and represent a major medical and socioeconomic problem. This condition is highly prevalent in people within the age group of 50-60 years. Based on the location of the lump, haemorrhoids can be internal or external. Let’s read about Piles meaning, its representation by pictures, symptoms, causes, types, diagnosis, prevention, treatment, and more.

Disease Name Piles
Alternative Name Haemorrhoids, Bawaseer (बवासीर)
Symptoms Pain, Discomfort, Swelling, Ichiness, Redness, Lump formation
Causes

Strain blowel movement, Obesity, Pregnancy, Constipation, Chronic diarrhea

Diagnosis Visual Inspection, Digital examination, Proctoscopy
Treated by Proctologist, General Surgeon
Treatment options

Sclerotherapy for Piles, Stapler Surgery for Piles, Laser Surgery for Piles, Haemorrhoidal Artery Ligation and Recto-Anal Repair

 

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