How JustAnswer Works:
  • Ask an Expert
    Experts are full of valuable knowledge and are ready to help with any question. Credentials confirmed by a Fortune 500 verification firm.
  • Get a Professional Answer
    Via email, text message, or notification as you wait on our site.
    Ask follow up questions if you need to.
  • 100% Satisfaction Guarantee
    Rate the answer you receive.
Ask Dr Uzair Your Own Question
Dr Uzair
Dr Uzair, Doctor
Category: Medical
Satisfied Customers: 7307
Experience:  MBBS, FCPS (R) General Surgery. Years of experience in Emergency Medicine.
27273415
Type Your Medical Question Here...
Dr Uzair is online now

I was diagnosed with haemorroids 5 years ago at the hospital

Resolved Question:

I was diagnosed with haemorroids 5 years ago at the hospital by a consultant, who after examination said i had a very moveable unstable bowel and asked how many children i had ? I had 5 large babies vaginal births, I never asked him if this could cause problems later on ,as I still have bowel probs loose faeces whatever !! I do eat a high fibre diet to try control haemorroids, but just wonder wether this moveable bowel doesnt help ? I am a 63 yr old woman . Looking forward to your answer. Also had a vaginal hysterectomy at 40 yrs.
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Medical
Expert:  Dr Uzair replied 1 year ago.
Hi and thanks for the query.Hemorrhoids are not caused by a movable or unstable bowel but it's actually the other way round, constipation causes hemorrhoids. Another common cause is: Multiple pregnancies. So, I think the doctor was asking you about your pregnancies since, the bowel was already loose and pregnancies might have been the only likely cause for hemorrhoids to develop in your case. Having a loose bowel will not cause problems as far as your hemorrhoids are concerned and high fiber diet also cause hyperactive bowel.I wouldn't be overtly concerned about this.Let me know if you need any more information.Please do leave a positive rating for the service.Best wishes.
Dr Uzair and 5 other Medical Specialists are ready to help you