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Bleeding Hemorrhoids

  • Zhifei Sun
  • Mohamed A. Adam
  • Julie K. M. ThackerEmail author
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Abstract

Symptomatic hemorrhoid disease is prevalent and can significantly impact a patient’s quality of life. Management options for bleeding hemorrhoid disease are diverse, ranging from conservative measures to a variety of office and operating room procedures, depending on severity. In this review, the authors discuss the diagnosis and management of bleeding hemorrhoids.

Keywords

Hemorrhoids Bleeding Management Outcome 

Notes

Acknowledgements

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Authors and Affiliations

  • Zhifei Sun
    • 1
  • Mohamed A. Adam
    • 2
  • Julie K. M. Thacker
    • 1
    • 3
    Email author
  1. 1.Department of SurgeryDuke UniversityDurhamUSA
  2. 2.Department of SurgeryDuke University Medical CenterDurhamUSA
  3. 3.Department of Surgery, Division of Colorectal SurgeryDuke University Medical CenterDurhamUSA

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