What is piles?
Piles is another term for hemorrhoids. Hemorrhoids are collections of inflamed tissue in the anal canal. They contain blood vessels, support tissue, muscle, and elastic fibers.
Piles are inflamed and swollen collections of tissue in the anal area.
They can have a range of sizes, and they may be internal or external.
Internal piles are normally located between 2 and 4 centimeters (cm) above the opening of the anus, and they are the more common type. External piles occur on the outside edge of the anus.
Effects they might have on the body.
Fast facts on piles:Here are some key points about piles. More detail and supporting information is in the main article.
-Piles are collections of tissue and vein that become inflamed and swollen.
-The size of piles can vary, and they are found inside or outside the anus.
-Piles occur due to chronic constipation, chronic diarrhea, lifting heavy weights, pregnancy, or straining when passing a stool.
-A doctor can usually diagnose piles on examination.
Treatment consists of diet modifications and laxatives
A high-fibre diet can be effective, along with stool softeners. In some cases, a medical procedure to remove the haemorrhoid may be needed to provide relief.
Steroid, Anaesthetic, and Dietary supplement
Cauterization, Rubber band ligation, Freezing, Sclerotherapy, and Stapled hemorrhoidopexy