On the causes and mechanisms of hemorrhoid development can go to the basics of diagnosis of this disease. After all, the true whether you recognize the disease depends on the success of treatment. Do not hesitate to be careful and succeed - not gods pots. Every disease has a typical "individual" clinical signs or symptoms. However, they are so diverse, variable and are usually combined in such intricate combinations that understand them is sometimes difficult. 
Many other diseases hemorrhoids favorably clarity symptoms. You only need to know what to look for. 
Recall that the doctor does when you come to see him. That's right, he had long talks with you and ask questions. All the questions are focused on the identification of the main symptoms of the disease, but the first one is almost always the same: "What are you complaining about?". On that same patient may complain of hemorrhoids? Complaints can be surprisingly varied. To them we will stop naturally, emphasizing the features associated with defecation. 
A large set of complaints due to the concentration of hemorrhoids in the anal area huge number of nerve endings that react immediately to any pathological changes in this area, as well as the complexity of the reflex re shares arising from the act of defecation. 
Besides hemorrhoids is often accompanied by other diseases of the intestine and anus, supplementing! clinical disease. The most common of hemorrhoids are complaints of pain of different nature and discomfort in the anal area, as well as bleeding occurring in connection with defecation. We will try to group and describe the most common symptoms and causes of complaints that constitute the clinical picture of the disease, allowing the doctor to make the correct diagnosis.

Hemorrhoids Symptoms

Signs and Symptoms of Hemorrhoids

Symptoms of hemorrhoids include:

Acute hemorrhoids

Acute hemorrhoids - a serious health hazard. He usually develops on the background of chronic, long-term and steady flow is suddenly replaced by a sharp deterioration in health. The most painful symptom of acute hemorrhoids -Strengths pain in the anus and perineum. Sometimes it seems sudden appearance of seemingly perfectly healthy person.

Chronic hemorrhoids

Chronic hemorrhoids characterized by a long and stable course of the disease. In this form of the disease state of health of the patient is stable, the symptoms vary little over time, and if the state of health deteriorates gradually and imperceptibly. Therefore, we can assume that chronic hemorrhoid occurs quite favorably, however, if there is heavy bleeding.  Often on the illness patient learns unexpectedly without any precursors, such as the appearance after defecation blood traces on toilet paper or toilet walls.

Course of the disease and chronic forms of hemorrhoids

Period harbingers of disease. In most cases, hemorrhoids begins gradually and imperceptibly. Patients with long-term experience a sense of gravity and the presence of something extraneous in the anus. It is also possible itching. Sometimes the itching is the primary disease, against which show signs of incipient hemorrhoids. Pain usually appear later than other symptoms. 

The final diagnosis should put a doctor

To what doctor to go. Better just to go to the proctologist, but can be accessed and to the surgeon, gastroenterologist or an oncologist. 

Other hemorrhoids symptoms

Hemorrhoid bleeding, anemia and hemorrhoid pain really are the main signs of hemorrhoids, but not the only ones. Symptoms of hemorrhoids depend on the stage of the disease, the size of hemorrhoids, the sensitivity of the patient, concomitant diseases of the rectum, and other factors. However, most patients are concerned itching in the anus, foreign body sensation, spasms of the anus during defecation, mucus in the feces. Thoroughly understand the variety of symptoms and their origin can only be a doctor with the direct examination of the patient.


While all of the above symptoms are extremely important for diagnosis, they are only indirect signs of hemorrhoids. To put the final diagnosis, it is necessary to detect the actual hemorrhoids. Hemorrhoids - an extension, saccular, congested blood vessels. Usually they are located around the anus, and if beyond the rectum, it is easy to be determined during the inspection and digital examination.  Units are covered by mucous membrane or thin skin and are round-shaped formation, similar to the tumor. Hemorrhoids can be a diameter of from 0.5 to 2 cm.

Hemorrhoids and Anemia

So, hemorrhoid bleeding and hemorrhoid pain are the most typical and common hemorrhoid symptoms. Rare and slight bleeding, usually do not lead to any serious consequences. It is quite another thing, if allocation of blood repeated in each act of defecation and even more so if the patient loses a lot of blood at one time. It never goes unnoticed and very quickly leads to the development of anemia, or otherwise anemia.

Hemorrhoids bleeding

Hemorrhoids translates bleeding. Indeed, the hemorrhoid bleeding - the most common symptom. Very pay heed to its study. Bleeding can be a sign of other diseases such as anal fissures, and even cancer of the rectum. When hemorrhoid bleeding begins during bowel movements sometimes straining to discharge of feces, usually - immediately after.

Hemorrhoid pain

Hemorrhoid pain is probably the most severe hemorrhoid symptoms. The origin of pain in this disease due to the abundance of nerve pain receptors in the anal area, which are involved in the pathological process and sending impulses to the cerebral cortex, forming an unpleasant sensation. The main reasons for the hemorrhoids pain are injuries of the skin and mucous membrane of the stool, as well as the development of inflammation.