What is Hemorrhoidectomy?

Category: Surgeries


See also: Open hemorroidectomy

A hemorrhoidectomy is surgery to remove internal or external hemorrhoids that are extensive, complicated, or severe. There are various types of hemorroidectomies.

Side effects

Side effects as an overall problem

Side effects as an overall problem
Severity Evaluations
Severe 0
Moderate 0
Mild 1
None 0

Commonly reported side effects and conditions associated with Hemorrhoidectomy

Side effect Patients
Anal itching (anusitis) 1
Anal pain 1
Decreased appetite 1
Nausea 1
Pain 1
Post operative bleeding 1

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Stopped having Hemorrhoidectomy

Duration Patients
Less than 1 month 4
Adherence Evaluations
Always 1
Usually 0
Sometimes 0
Never taken as prescribed 0
Burden Evaluations
Very hard to take 0
Somewhat hard to take 0
A little hard to take 0
Not at all hard to take 1
Cost per month
Cost per month Evaluations
$200+ 0
$100-199 1
$50-99 0
$25-49 0
< $25 0
Not specified 0
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