According to latest reports, 5% of Indian population is suffering from this problem called Piles/ Hemorrhoids/ Bawasir.
Most of the people are not well informed about the correct meaning. Only if a person is alarmed by lose of blood in stool/ bleeding per rectally during defecation or distressed by pain or any other serious inconvenience, he talks to either relatives or friends. They immediately suggest him some domestic treatment or some sure cure and the best form of treatment if prevented.
Hence there is a necessity to understand the problem, recognise it timely and gets treated in the best hands.
Anal bleeding and pain of any sort is alarming and should be evaluated. It can indicate a life threatening condition such as colon or rectal cancer.
WHO CAN GET PILES?
Anyone at any age can be affected by haemorrhoids. They are very common with about 50% of people experiencing them at some point in life. However they are common in elderly people and during pregnancy. Some cause may be inherited. More commonly affects elderly population. They affect both men and women. They are caused by continuous high pressure in the veins present in lower rectum, which occurs because humans stand upright. They are particularly common in pregnancy because of the additional pressure from the baby, and because of hormonal changes. Sometimes they result from straining hard to pass faeces, which is more likely if you do not eat enough fibre, or lifting heavy weights. They are not caused by sitting on hot radiators or cold, hard surfaces, or by sedentary jobs. A family history, as with many other health-related problems, is frequently found and is likely to be a significant risk factor for developing piles
WHAT ARE THE SYMPTOMS
– An individual with piles/ hemorrhoids may experience the following symptoms
– A hard and painful lump may be felt around the anus. It is called a thrombosed external hemorrhoid and consists of coagulated blood.
– After going to the toilet, a feeling that the bowels are still full
– Fresh coloured red blood either at the end or mixed with stool during defecation.
– Itchiness around the anus due to constant dripping of mucous from enlarged piles.
– Mucus discharge when emptying the bowels
– Pain while defecating can be either due to associated fissure in ano or strangulated pile.
– The area around the anus may be red and sore.
PELVINIC’S APPROACH TOWARDS YOUR PILES PROBLEM
With more than 1000 surgeries done by Dr Sandip Banerjee for hemorrhoids, you can can trust for one thing that you are in safe hands. At PELVINIC, every individual patient is examined thoroughly and treatment is modified on individual basis as because every clinical case is different from other. With variety of safe and successful techniques performed like Miligan Morgan surgery, Band ligation, Sclerotherapy, Laser, Radiofrequency ablation, Stapler Hemorrhoidopexy Dr Banerjee certainly holds an upper edge among clinicians when coloproctological problems are concerned. Piles/ hemorrhoids problems can be different symptomatically among different patients and along with piles they can also have components of partial prolapse, fissure or other anal problems. Success in treating these problems has been achieved in PELVINIC only because Dr Banerjee personally examines and diagnoses these issues to have best results.