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ibs health anx piles

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Iworryalot Mon 22-Jun-09 18:41:48

well i have ibs was diagnosed last year , had flex sigmoidoscopy last year and biopsys all came back normal , he did see a sizeable amount of internal piles blushof which i may want to do something about if cause problems , so with this in mind im hoping that this was why the other morning i had a show if blood when i wiped after BM ...sorry so graphic ...havent had this before, well once over a year ago , i do know that the day before this i bought loads of nuts and seeds as read somewhere that these r good for bowels .. so did eat a large amount that afternoon ..which did give me a prickly BM blush....have laid off the nuts since then and hasnt happened again wondered anyone els has had similar ?
worried ......as usuall ..

kaylasmum Tue 23-Jun-09 10:19:50

hi, i have health anxiety and ibs also, i know how you feel. I'm going through a partcularly difficult time at the moment. I've also had problems on and off with piles, at the moment i'm being treated for piles but my anxiety is sky high. I would think if you've been told that you have piles then there is good chance that they are causing the bleeding. Do you have any pain or discomfort while having a bowel movement? maybe you should go to your gp just to confirm that they are causing the bleeding. Hope you feel better soon.

Iworryalot Tue 23-Jun-09 13:59:30

Thanks for reply kayla , sorry to here your anx bad at moment its a rotten feeling , i have made an appt to see my gastrologyist (cant spell ) this thursday just to be on safe side , hasnt happened again and i get no pain in tummy or when having BM .so hoping its the piles again ..hmm
My HA started almost 3 years ago now and goes in waves, of feeling good then read something or here something and im anxious again ...
started to do yoga and relaxation classes to see if that can help .
hope you feel better soon to .

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