Usual questions

from our patients

Ans: Bunches of blood vessels in the anus called anal cushions, when enlarged/bleed are called piles
Ans:

a. Bleeding with motion.

b. Swelling/mass projecting from anus.

c. Pain – when blood clots inside.

ci. Fullness in rectum/ feeling of incomplete passing of motion.

cii.others – itching, soiling etc.

Ans: For any bleeding, examination of anal canal and rectum by proctoscopy/ preferably video rectoscopy at the earliest is a must, to diagnose the cause of bleeding and exclude diseases like cancer, ulcerative colitis etc.
Ans:

a) Chronic constipation( straining and difficulty in passing stools).

b) Prolonged sitting.

c) Dry and spicy food.

d) pregnancy.

e) smoking or alcoholism.

f) mental stress.

Ans:

Healthy life style .

a) active physical life.

b) semi- solid high fibre diet.

c) Avoid alcohol, smoking, junk food, spicy food.

d) stress free life.

Ans:

a) 1st degree piles(early stage) – life style changes and a few medicines.

b) 2nd degree piles – non invasive procedures like IRC.

c) 3rd and 4th degree (late stage) – minimally invasive hi – tech procedures like DG-HAL LASER TREAT MENT WITH NEO V SYSTEM

Ans: 10 to 24 hours depending on the stage
Ans: minor procedures 1- 2 days. Later stages 4-5 days
Ans: 10 – 30 minutes
Ans: Local/ short general/ spinal
Ans: Negligible
Ans: Almost nil
Ans: Varies between Rs.30,000 to Rs. 90,000 depending on stage of disease and procedures done.
Ans: No
Ans: AS EARLY AS POSSIBLE
Ans: No