Op.Dr. Özlem Karaca Ocak said, “You can get rid of the problem of hemorrhoids (hemorrhoids) with the “laser hemorrhoid ablation” method, which has become increasingly popular and preferred in recent years, known as a painless, non-bleeding and seamless method.
Medicana Samsun Hospital General Surgery Specialist Opr. Dr. Özlem Karaca Ocak said, “Hemorrhoidal disease is detected in approximately 50% of patients who apply with anal region complaints. The most common age group for hemorrhoidal disease is 45-65 years old. However, it can be seen at much younger ages as a result of a diet low in fiber. An average of 5-10% of the population over the age of 30 have hemorrhoidal disease.
HOW DOES IT OCCUR?
Op. Dr. January, stating that the veins enlarge in people with hemorrhoidal disease and sometimes clots can form in the vein, “Sagging may occur in the muscle and connective tissues in the anal region. Some factors such as occupations that require sitting for a long time, some sports, advanced age, constipation, diarrhea, pregnancy, sitting on the toilet for a long time, and heredity facilitate the formation of hemorrhoidal disease. Hemorrhoidal disease is divided into two groups, internal and external. Internal hemorrhoids are classified into 4 stages of increasing severity. In the first stages, hemorrhoids can cause complaints such as bleeding, itching, and wetness, while in the 3rd and 4th stages, they can cause complaints such as swelling and severe pain in the anus. In order to distinguish it from other diseases such as anal fissure, anal fistula, anal abscess, colitis, anal infection, especially anal cancers, which can cause these complaints, it is absolutely necessary to evaluate the region with rectoscopy.
‘TREATMENT MUST BE DONE ACCORDING TO THE STAGE OF THE DISEASE’
Medicana Samsun Hospital General Surgery Specialist Opr. Dr. Özlem Karaca Ocak” While surgery is not preferred in 1st and 2nd stage disease, operative or non-operative methods are applied in 3rd and 4th stage disease. Every hemorrhoid patient, with or without surgery, has to follow simple precautions. Non-surgical treatment methods can be applied in stage 1, 2 and 3 hemorrhoidal disease. ” said.
‘COVID-19 INCREASED WITH THE OUTPUT’
Today, in the covid-19 pandemic process, the incidence of hemorrhoidal disease has increased with the effect of triggering factors such as negative effects from irregular lifestyle eating habits, weight gain, home office working order. Simple measures include a diet rich in fiber, abundant fluid intake, regular toilet habits, sitting bath. or a warm shower.