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Hemorrhoids (cont.)

Synonyms and Keywords

internal hemorrhoids, external hemorrhoids, anal itching, anal bleeding, prolapsed hemorrhoid, prolapsed internal hemorrhoid, thrombosed hemorrhoid, piles, pruritus ani, sitz bath, laxative, hemorrhoidectomy, stapled hemorrhoidectomy, hemorrhoid surgery, ruber band ligation, laser therapy, sclerotherapy

Medically Reviewed by a Doctor on 2/6/2013
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