Category Archives: Piles

Laser Surgery: A Permanent Treatment for Piles

If your job requires you to sit for prolonged hours, you lift heavy objects or excessively strain while making bowel movements, you are at a much higher risk of developing haemorrhoids than a person who cautiously follows enough preventive measures. Basically, haemorrhoids, also referred to as piles, occurs when the anal or rectum veins become swollen or inflamed. In many cases, piles do not cause much problem and can be… Read More »

OPEN SURGICAL PROCEDURE VS LASER SURGERY FOR TREATING PILES

Introduction Haemorrhoids or piles arise when anal or rectal blood vessels become enlarged and inflamed due to high intra-abdominal pressure. As they create a huge amount of discomfort and intense pain, they need to be treated. They result in itching and swelling in the anal region, bleeding while passing stools and uneasiness while sitting. If not treated well in time, they might exacerbate the position by turning into more critical… Read More »

POST-SURGERY DIET AND RECOVERY PERIOD FOR PILES

Overview Haemorrhoids or piles is a medical condition that affects the outer part of the anus or the lower rectum. Under this condition, the rectal or anal blood vessels become inflamed and swollen. Almost 50 percent of the population gets affected by piles at some point in their life. This is due to rising sedentary lifestyle with lack of fibrous foods, excess junk and processed foods and lack of exercise… Read More »

KNOW THE DIFFERENCE BETWEEN PILES, FISTULA AND FISSURE

Introduction Although haemorrhoids or piles, fissures and fistulas are completely different pathologies, but they are sometimes confused with one another due to the sharing of common and mutual symptoms associated with them. All of them are accompanied by bleeding while passing stools and itching, redness and soreness around the anal region. Due to modern but sedentary lifestyle comprising of unhealthy eating habits and lack of exercise, obesity and chronic constipation… Read More »

CAUSES OF HAEMORRHOIDS

Piles or haemorrhoids, which are commonly referred to as ‘bavasir’ in Hindi, are the masses of swollen and inflamed anal or rectal blood vessels. Generally, not much painful at the beginning stages, they can lead to a huge amount of bleeding due to frail tissues present in the skin of rectum as they contain blood vessels. These normally arise as a result of sustained growing intra- abdominal pressure since the… Read More »

HOW TO TREAT GRADE 4 PILES?

  Grade 4 piles, the most severe and the last level of haemorrhoids, is the stage at which haemorrhoids stay out of the anal canal all the time and can not be physically or manually inserted back in. Enlarged blood vessels due to excess intra- abdominal pressure and rectal or anal bleeding are quite common signs or symptoms that you have been infected by piles. Piles can cause a great… Read More »

GRADES OF PILES

Introduction Unhealthy eating habits, lack of physical exertion and prolonged seating jobs have been on rise lately. In addition to this sedentary lifestyle, obesity and chronic constipation due to lack of fibrous diet and inadequate intake of water have also become quite common these days. With such conditions come the risk of being infected by piles. Haemorrhoids or piles, also known as ‘bavasir’ in common Indian households, are the inflamed… Read More »

SYMPTOMS OF HAEMORRHOIDS

Overview If you are in an occupation that requires you to lift heavy objects for prolonged periods or are in a habit of excessively straining during bowel movements or due to your chronic constipation or diarrhoea, you are at a higher risk of developing haemorrhoids than a person who takes enough preventive measures. Piles or haemorrhoids are the inflamed veins in the anus or rectum. While in many cases, the… Read More »

How can I prevent my hemorrhoids from getting worse?

Hemorrhoids or piles is a very common disease these days. Because of the unhealthy lifestyle, insufficient intake of water and lack of fiber in the diet, the number of patients diagnosed with piles are rapidly increasing. There are several reasons for it. The most important one is that people fail to take a sufficient amount of fiber in their daily life. Taking less or no fiber and not drinking sufficient… Read More »

How Laser surgical treatment is the Best treatment for Piles (Hemorrhoids)

Laser Piles Treatment is considered to be the most effective and effortless for treating piles. The patients suffering from piles have had the best results from the laser treatment. Laser Treatment is now considered as the best option than the standard piles’ surgery. Hemorrhoids or Piles is not a very uncommon disease. The number of cases of piles has readily increased in the past few decades. Most of the times,… Read More »