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Chronic digestive conditions often misdiagnosed: When diagnosing chronic symptoms of the digestive tract, there are a variety of conditions that may be misdiagnosed. The best known, irritable bowel syndrome, is over-diagnosed, whereas other causes...read more »
Antibiotics often causes diarrhea: The use of antibiotics are very likely to cause some level of diarrhea in patients. The reason is that antibiotics kill off not only "bad" bacteria, but can also kill the "good" bacteria in the gut. This...read more »
Food poisoning may actually be an infectious disease: Many people who come down with "stomach symptoms" like diarrhea assume that it's "something I ate" (i.e. food poisoning). In fact, it's more likely to be an ...read more »
Mesenteric adenitis misdiagnosed as appendicitis in children: Because appendicitis is one of the more feared conditions for a child with abdominal pain, it can be over-diagnosed (it can, of course, also fail to be diagnosed with...read more »
Chronic digestive diseases hard to diagnose: There is an inherent difficulty in diagnosing the various types of chronic digestive diseases. Some of the better known possibilities are peptic ulcer, colon cancer, irritable bowel syndrome, or ...read more »
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causes of Piles as a symptom include:
Hemorrhoids are swollen but normally present blood vessels in and around the... (Source: excerpt from Hemorrhoids: NIDDK)
Varicosities of the hemorrhoidal venous plexuses.
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Pain caused by venous swelling at or inside the anal sphincter
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Medical Conditions associated with Piles:
Anal symptoms (466 causes), Digestive symptoms (5299 causes), Rectal symptoms (88 causes), Lower abdominal symptoms (3048 causes), Abdominal symptoms (5930 causes), Digestive system symptoms (5299 causes), Blood vessel symptoms (480 causes), Circulation symptoms (1579 causes)
Symptoms related to Piles:
Anal itch (71 causes), Anal pain (8 causes), Hemorrhoids (13 causes), Rectal pain (27 causes), Rectal bleeding (324 causes), Heart disorders, Chronic diarrhea (66 causes), Chronic constipation, Liver disease, Cirrhosis of the liver, Congestive disorders, Fecal straining (21 causes), Constipation (726 causes), Pregnancy (699 causes)
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