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Causes of Hemorrhoids

List of causes of Hemorrhoids

Following is a list of causes or underlying conditions (see also Misdiagnosis of underlying causes of Hemorrhoids) that could possibly cause Hemorrhoids includes:

More causes:see full list of causes for Hemorrhoids

Causes of Hemorrhoids (Diseases Database):

The follow list shows some of the possible medical causes of Hemorrhoids that are listed by the Diseases Database:

Source: Diseases Database

Hemorrhoids Causes: Risk Factors

The following conditions have been cited in various sources as potentially causal risk factors related to Hemorrhoids:

Hemorrhoids: Related Medical Conditions

To research the causes of Hemorrhoids, consider researching the causes of these these diseases that may be similar, or associated with Hemorrhoids:

Hemorrhoids: Causes and Types

Causes of Types of Hemorrhoids: Review the cause informationfor the various types of Hemorrhoids:

  • Internal hemorrhoid - when they remain inside the rectum.
  • External hemorrhoid - when they protrude out the anus.
  • Protruding hemorrhoid
  • Pregnancy-related hemorrhoids
  • more types...»

Causes of Broader Categories of Hemorrhoids: Review the causal information about the various more general categories of medical conditions:

Hemorrhoids as a complication of other conditions:

Other conditions that might have Hemorrhoids as a complication may, potentially, be an underlying cause of Hemorrhoids. Our database lists the following as having Hemorrhoids as a complication of that condition:

Hemorrhoids as a symptom:

Conditions listing Hemorrhoids as a symptom may also be potential underlying causes of Hemorrhoids. Our database lists the following as having Hemorrhoids as a symptom of that condition:

Medications or substances causing Hemorrhoids:

The following drugs, medications, substances or toxins are some of the possible causes of Hemorrhoids as a symptom. This list is incomplete and various other drugs or substances may cause your symptoms. Always advise your doctor of any medications or treatments you are using, including prescription, over-the-counter, supplements, herbal or alternative treatments.

  • Aggrenox
  • Lotronex
  • Asacol rectal suspension
  • Canasa rectal suspension
  • Rowasa rectal suspension
  • more drugs...»

Related information on causes of Hemorrhoids:

As with all medical conditions, there may be many causal factors. Further relevant information on causes of Hemorrhoids may be found in:


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