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Hemorrhoids And Hiv

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hemorrhoids and hiv

is there an increased incidence of hemorrhoids in hiv positive people? i have a lump in my rectum which i believe to be a hemorrhoid, and was wondering if there was anything i needed to know in dealing with it?...
Judith Feinberg, M.D.

Response from Judith Feinberg, M.D.

University of Cincinnati, College of Medicine
Hemorrhoids are common, period. However, it isn't wise to assume that a lump in the rectum is hemorrhoids. It could also be a wart or cancer. Please see your doctor for a definitive diagnosis.... Read more »

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Posted by blackwinterday, 1 Reply
Dear Expert,

I am new to this forum! Firstly, I would like to express my gratitude to all of you!

I am scared over the incident told below!

Recently, I was diagnosed with hemorrhoids so I always wipe off my vagina and anus after urinating. I always... Read more »

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Posted by Sharpie_H, 1 Reply
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Can blood in stool be a sign of HIV infection (early infection) ?

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