Haemorrhoids are dilated portions of veins in the anal canal…
are dilated portions of veins in the anal canal
Anal & rectal sensation - is reduced with hemorrhoids
Prolapse of vascular cushion - constipation ,prolonged straining & endocrine reasons
Anal sphincter tone,basal anal pressure is higher
Defecation - more than 10-15 min sitting for defecation
Venous obstruction,failure to empty rapidly
sign & symptoms
Pain & discomfort
Prolapse & lump
Discharge & pruritus
Evaluation under anesthesia in acute pain
Monitor medication that may predispose patient to constipation
Assess patient for complaints of headaches,sore throat & muscle ache.
Monitor diet & fluid in take 2L of water daily. Assess for rectal bleeding.
Assess the presence of hemorrhoids, administer topical & stool softeners medication as ordered.
Provide warm baths or heating pads to aching muscles