Piles Treatment in Jaipur

Piles, also known as hemorrhoids, are blood vessels that become enlarged. These blood vessels are present inside or near the anus. Generally, these blood vessels are round, small, and colorless lumps. Although it is very common to have blood vessels in the anus and they are extremely important to prevent continence. However, if they become enlarged, they can cause various symptoms, and pain is one of them.

What are piles?
When the group of hemorrhoids in the anal area become inflamed, they are known as piles. They can be of various sizes and can be both external or internal. If they are internal piles, they can be almost 4 cm inside the anal cavity and external piles are present just outside the anus.
What are the symptoms of piles?
Generally, the symptoms of piles may not be serious in the beginning and may vary from person to person. The most common symptoms are;

  • You may feel a bump or a lump, which can also be hard, just around the anus. This hard lump may contain coagulated blood. The piles that are filled with coagulated blood are known as thrombosed external hemorrhoids.
  • After you pass stools, you may still feel like going to the toilet and may feel like the bowels are still full.
  • You may bleed while passing stools.
  • Your anal area may become itchy, red, or tender.
  • You may experience pain while passing stools.

If the condition becomes more severe, you may notice;

  • Excess anal bleeding, which can also cause anemia.
  • Infections of the anus.
  • You may go through fecal incontinence, where you lose control over the bowels
  • Anal fistula
  • Strangulated hemorrhoids

 

What are the causes of hemorrhoids?
The main reason why this condition occurs is still unknown, however, the main factor is the excess pressure that is put on the anus. The extra strain can lead swelling and inflammation of the blood vessels. Generally, if you are suffering from constipation for a prolonged period, then, you may probably experience piles. And, constipation occurs due to fiber-deficient diet.
Apart from constipation, severe diarrhea can also make one prone to piles. Other factors that put you at a risk are;

  • Being very overweight or obesity
  • Age can also be an important factor. As you become older, the supporting tissues of the body become weak. This can put you at risk of piles.
  • Pregnancy can increase the pressure on the pelvic blood vessels, this can enlarge the piles and produce the symptoms of this disorder.
  • If you have a family history.
  • If you are someone who carries very heavy objects.
  • A cough, which has become persistent or continuous.
  • Vomiting for long periods.
  • If you are someone who sits for long hours.
When must you visit a doctor for piles treatment in Jaipur, at Apollo Spectra?
When you first notice the symptoms of piles, it is better if you visit a doctor before it gets severe. Also, if you notice any bleeding, you need to get medical treatment immediately. When the symptoms don’t pass in a few days, you must make sure you talk to your doctor. Otherwise, it can cause extreme pain as well. Some people also feel embarrassed to visit a doctor. But, it is important to understand that there is no need to feel awkward. It is a doctor’s job to diagnose and treat disorders and they are used to treating piles.
How are piles diagnosed?
When you visit your doctor for piles treatment in Jaipur, he or she will first conduct a physical evaluation. If the doctor suspects piles, then a few other tests may also be performed. A rectal examination is conducted to check the signs of piles inside the anus. Also, sometimes an additional test known as sigmoidoscopy is performed. The sigmoidoscopy is a small optic fiber camera used to detect any internal piles. This test helps provide a clear view of the inner anal canal and help the doctor identify any abnormalities. Apart from these examinations, your doctor may suggest colonoscopy, anoscopy, proctoscopy, etc.
What are the complications that can occur because of piles?
  • Excess bleeding while passing stools
  • Anemia
  • Experiencing severe pain while passing stools
  • Since the pain in the anal area becomes too much, it becomes difficult to clean once you defecate. It can become a hygiene issue as well. Also, can cause infections due to this.
  • Gangrene
Why Apollo Spectra?
We may feel that piles will get better on its own and ignore the problem. However, it is important to understand that if this condition becomes severe, it can cause various complications. So, don’t feel shy or awkward, if you notice any symptoms of piles, visit your nearest Apollo Spectra today! We offer state of the art facilities and provide excellence in healthcare. Our doctors are highly qualified and come with a vast experience.