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What to know about hemorrhoid surgery

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Hemorrhoid surgery is an effective way of removing hemorrhoids that cause symptoms. There are several types, and recovery time may be a few weeks. Learn more about hemorrhoid surgery here.Hemorrhoid surgery removes swollen blood vessels inside or around the anus and rectum. Doctors refer to these swollen vessels as hemorrhoids.

There are different surgical options for treating hemorrhoids that cause a person discomfort. Surgeries aim to restrict the blood supply or remove the hemorrhoid.

Rubber band ligation is a common example of hemorrhoid surgery. This procedure involves using a band to restrict the blood supply to a hemorrhoid, causing it eventually to fall off.

The recovery time for hemorrhoid surgery varies but, for many people, it can be as short as 1 week.

This article will discuss the purpose of hemorrhoid surgeries, the different types, and recovery times.


Author: @DailyCupofYoga

Source: medicalnewstoday.com

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