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How Many Days Does It Take for Large Hemorrhoids to Heal After Sclerotherapy?

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Radiofrequency RF Technology for hemorrhoids

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Sclerotherapy is one option that general surgeons utilize to treat hemorrhoids. 

Symptomatic grade 1 or 2 hemorrhoids are treated by colorectal surgeons using rubber band ligation, infrared coagulation or radiofrequency bipolar energy source. 

I would contact a board certified colon rectal surgeon for best outcomes. 

Sclerotherapy Healing

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Thank you for your question. Everyone heals differently.  I would recommend being treated under the supervision  of a Board Certified Dermatologist for safest and best treatment option. I hope this helps.

Sclerotherapy, hemorrhoids

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What sclerotherapy does to hemorrhoids is to cause them to clot.  Once clotted, it normally takes anywhere from 2 to 4 weeks for the clot to resorb and the area to heal.

John Landi, MD
Naples General Surgeon
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