Haemorrhoids (Piles)

Haemorrhoids (piles) Introduction [Original article on NHS Choices website] Haemorrhoids, also known as piles, are swellings containing enlarged blood vessels found inside or around the bottom (the rectum and anus). In many cases,¬†haemorrhoids don’t cause symptoms and some people¬†don’t even realise they have them. However, when symptoms do occur, they may include: bleeding after passing … Continue reading Haemorrhoids (Piles)