- What are the lumps on your anus?
- What are hemorrhoids?
- What are the symptoms of swollen hemorrhoids?
You could also have prolapsed hemorrhoids which occur when the hemorrhoids become so bad they are actually pushed outside the anus. Sometimes the anus muscle will push the hemorrhoid out and then spasm so the hemorrhoid is trapped outside the body. The blood supply will then be cut off and the hemorrhoid becomes strangulated.
- How to treat hemorrhoids
Hemorrhoids usually last about a week and many people find that the swelling will go down by itself and they heal naturally. There are many hemorrhoid creams and soothing agents that you could buy from the pharmacy.