Here's my weird question for the day...
What happens to internal hemorrhoids after a proctectomy? Or anal closure, for that matter? Are they removed with the rectal tissue? Or are they still in there because they're the blood vessels? Has anyone asked their doctor about
this? Just curious!
dx'ed UC pancolitis 5/12
past meds: asacol hd, VSL#3, apriso, rowasa, xifaxan, 6mp, cortifoam, pentasa, cimzia, canasa, butyrate, flagyl, cipro, prednisone, remicade, methotrexate, cholestyramine, cortenema
current meds: none!
step one: colectomy, end ileo 1/16/13
step two: j-pouch construction, loop ileo 5/1/13
step three: takedown 7/31/13