Hemorrhoid Banding Treatment in Allahabad
Hemorrhoids, also called piles are pockets of swollen blood vessels inside the anus. Symptoms are itching or irritation in anal region, pain or discomfort, swelling around anus, bleeding. Causes of hemorrhoids are straining during bowel movements, sitting for long periods of time on the toilet, having chronic diarrhea or constipation, being obese, having anal intercourse, eating a low-fiber diet, regular heavy lifting. Hemorrhoid banding, also called rubber band ligation is a treatment method for hemorrhoids. It is a minimally invasive technique that involves tying the base of the hemorrhoid with a rubber band to stop blood flow to the hemorrhoid. Hemorrhoid banding treatment procedure is done by gastroenterologists.