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    Understanding Hemorrhoids -- Symptoms

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    What Are the Symptoms of Hemorrhoids?

    Hemorrhoids may or may not cause symptoms. Symptoms may include:

    • Pain and discomfort around the anus
    • Moist, pink pads of skin protruding from the anus; sometimes they may appear purple or blue.
    • Bleeding from the anus

     

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    Call Your Doctor About Hemorrhoids If:

     

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    Reviewed by Melinda Ratini, DO, MS on March 20, 2015
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