Hemorrhoids – Classification and Clinical Examination

Hemorrhoids Hemorrhoids (the ancient Greek (aimorrois), composed of (aima) “blood” and (reo) “drain”) are normal anatomic structures, which are responsible for protecting the anal canal, to help to maintain fecal continence and perform venous drainage of the region. We call hemorrhoids dilation of veins, with or without inflammation, hemorrhage or thrombosis of them. It is […]

Hemorrhoid Examination Tips

There are a lot of pictures of hemorrhoids all over the internet. This can be helpful to those who are suffering from this condition but this can also lead to more problems. It is because some people can mistakenly diagnose the condition they are suffering from. It is very possible that you are having from […]

Colonoscopy Examination For Irritable Bowel Syndrome (IBS)

Irritable bowel syndrome is a functional disorder of the bowel. Usually it is characterized by abdominal pain, abdominal cramps, diarrhea, constipation and changes in bowel habits. Diagnosing IBS is not that simple. No specific laboratory exam can be used to detect it. So what doctors usually do is that the run a series of medical […]