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13 Jul 2008

Evening Cyberdoc,
A few months ago i passed stools with blood in them, i went to go see my doctor and he suggested that it may be piles, his prescription of meds helped alot and i havent had much problem til now, for a week or so its been very painful when i pass stools and i notice abit of blood on the tissue and in the toilet bowel. what i need to know is; if it doesn't get any better what do you recommend i do, my doctor mentioned that they may be removed surgically?
Thanks alot,
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01 Jan 0001

Hi Nav
This is correct, piles can be removed surgically - but often just treating this when it happens is also good enough if it does not happen too often. You must prevent constipation by drinking enough water and by eating high fibre foods.
Dr Bets
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