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Monday, September 15, 2014
I have had hemmroids and the doctor banded one, however said it wasn`t bad. I`m still in constant pain. It`s shart shooting pain like sitting on a pin cushion all the time. It burns and also itches. It feels like nerve pain.
Internal hemorrhoids do not cause these symptoms. Ask for a thorough exam to rule out a fissure or another abnormality of the anal canal that may be the culprit.
Janice Frederick Rafferty, MD
Professor of Surgery
Chief of Colorectal Surgery Division
College of Medicine
University of Cincinnati