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hemorrhoid Tag

Do you think you have a thrombosed hemorrhoid? They are troubling, painful, and one of the more common conditions we see. I’ll now tell you about them.   There are two main types of hemorrhoids: Internal and external. Almost all thrombosed hemorrhoids are external hemorrhoids (I talk more about internal hemorrhoids in this post). Thrombosed external hemorrhoids typically are associated with a lump near the anus and acute onset of pain. They don’t usually cause one to have a fever (think abscess). Occasionally, there is bleeding associated with it, but most...