The majority of patients evaluated for hematochezia that ultimately proves to be hemorrhoidal in origin can be and should be managed with fiber supplementation. Although it is not clearly proved that constipation contributes to hemorrhoidal symptoms, it is certainly reasonable to improve bowel function to reduce hemorrhoidal complaints in the majority of early-stage patients. The remaining nonoperative and operative interventions should be reserved for patients with advanced hemorrhoidal disease and patients who are unresponsive to this simple but effective medical management routine.
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