Hemorrhoids are also known as piles. Hemorrhoids are groups of swollen tissue in the anal canal. They contain blood vessels, core tissue, muscle, and elastic or rubber band type fibers. May cause minor blood loss or may develop small blood clots. These grow irritated due to irregular bowel movement and prolapse slowly. Piles can differ in size. It is expected that around 40 million Indians are affected by piles. Suffer from Piles can affect anyone at any age. At least 50% of people affect in their life.
Different types of piles disease:- There are two rounded bunches of veins, commonly they are called internal and external hemorrhoids.
Internal hemorrhoids develop in the internal lining piles of the rectum and don’t hurt much External Piles. They are normally painless and are not obvious unless enlarged. Straining can push internal piles through the anal opening.
External hemorrhoids are on the external part of the anus and can be painful. Prolapsed Piles can develop and bulge external to… your anus. They can be pressed back. Severe ones prolapse permanently and can’t be pressed back and need surgery.