What is Hemorrhoids (Piles)
•Piles are hemorrhoids that become inflamed. Hemorrhoids are masses, clumps, cushions of tissue in the anal canal – they are full of blood vessels, support tissue, muscle and elastic fibers
In most cases piles are not serious and go away on their own after a few days
An individual with piles may experience the following symptoms A hard lump may be felt around the anus. It consists of coagulated blood, called a thrombosed external hemorrhoid. This can be painful
•After going to the toilet, a feeling that the bowels are still full
•Bright red blood after a bowel movement
•Itchiness around the anus
•Mucus discharge when emptying the bowels
•Pain while defecating
•The area around the anus may be red and sore.
Grade 1 – there are small inflammations, usually inside the lining of the anus. They are not visible
Grade 2 – larger than grade 1 hemorrhoids, but also inside the anus. When passing a stool, they may get pushed out, but return unaided
Grade 3 – often called ‘prolapsed hemorrhoids’; these appear outside the anus. The patient may feel them hanging out. They can be pushed back in if the patient presses with their finger
Grade 4 – these cannot be pushed back in and need to be treated by a doctor. They are large and stay outside the anus all the time.
External hemorrhoids are called perianal hematoma. These are small lumps that are located on the outside edge of the anus. They are very itchy and can be painful if a blood clot forms inside (thrombosed external hemorrhoid). Thrombosed external hemorrhoid requires medical treatment straight away
•The biggest reason for patients to choose homeopathy for getting their piles treated should be the permanency and safety of the treatment. Once treated with homeopathy, piles tend to not to recur ( under conditions where lifestyle modifications are sustained for long) . Homeopathic medicines are very safe and side effects with homeopathy while treating Fissure are unheard of .