Signs and Symptoms of Hemroids
Were you looking for information about Hemorrhoid Symptoms? Signs and symptoms of hemroids is a common variation of hemorrhoid symptoms.
The type of hemorrhoid symptoms a person has will depend on several factors, such as the type and severity of the hemorrhoids. In some cases, there are no signs or symptoms at all. Internal hemorrhoid symptoms usually include bright-red blood covering the stool, on the toilet paper, or in the toilet bowl. External hemorrhoid symptoms may include painful swelling or a hard lump around the anus that results when a blood clot forms.
When symptoms are present, they are generally mild and disappear within a few days. If bleeding lasts for more than a couple of days, it's important to see your healthcare provider.
(Click Hemorrhoid Symptoms to read the eMedTV article that talks about the causes of these symptoms and lists other medical conditions that can have hemorrhoid-like symptoms. You can also click the links in the box to the right for more detailed information on the signs and symptoms of hemorrhoids.)