HemorrhoidsTreatmentoct14hg.docx

HemorrhoidsTreatmentoct14hg.docx - Hemorrhoids Treatment...

Info iconThis preview shows pages 1–2. Sign up to view the full content.

View Full Document Right Arrow Icon
Hemorrhoids Treatment Hemorrhoids due to Prolapse, thrombosis, vascular bleeding *creams/salves have little role in treatment Internal Hemorrhoids Do not have cutaneous innervation can be destroyed without anesthetic Bathing in warm water eases painful perianal conditions Ice relieves pain of acute thrombosis Can be destroyed by: [all of these are nonoperative and can be used for 1 st and 2 nd degree hemorrhoids Rubber band ligation – most commonly used Sclerotherapy injection Infared photocoagulation Laser ablation CO2 freezing Lord dilation External Hemorrhoids Pregnancy is associated with anorectal complaints Nonoperative treatment of office thrombectomy usually relieves complaints Treatment based on grade of hemorrhoids Internal Hemorrhoids Stage 1- Internal hemorrhoids that bleed Respond to diet manipulation Increase fiber, increase liquid intake
Background image of page 1

Info iconThis preview has intentionally blurred sections. Sign up to view the full version.

View Full DocumentRight Arrow Icon
Image of page 2
This is the end of the preview. Sign up to access the rest of the document.

This note was uploaded on 02/18/2012 for the course PAS 600 - 601 taught by Professor Garrubba during the Fall '10 term at Chatham University.

Page1 / 2

HemorrhoidsTreatmentoct14hg.docx - Hemorrhoids Treatment...

This preview shows document pages 1 - 2. Sign up to view the full document.

View Full Document Right Arrow Icon
Ask a homework question - tutors are online