Hemorrhoids can be itchy, uncomfortable, and completely painful. You may not feel well now, but you should know that it is harmless and common, which puzzles more than half of pregnant women.
What is hemorrhoids?
Hemorrhoids expand to subcutaneous varices at the end of the rectum and around the anus, forming soft hemangioma like lesions. It's not a skin disease or cancer. There are many masses around and inside the anus, bleeding, sticky blood and blood in the letter after defecation. Its vulnerable groups are relatively broad, men, women, young and old may be sick, but there is no heredity and infectivity.
Why does the president hemorrhoids when pregnant?
Hemorrhoids are easy to get during pregnancy. Hemorrhoids during pregnancy is related to the increase of pressure in pelvis and abdominal cavity, the change of body hormone level, the change of living habits, etc.
1、 The uterus gradually compresses the pelvis and abdominal cavity, the abdominal pressure gradually increases, the reflux of inferior vena cava becomes worse, and the blood vessels become loose. In particular, the reflux of hemorrhoid veins is more difficult. Hemorrhoid veins are easy to expand, bend and congest, and hemorrhoids are aggravated.
Second, the level of pregnancy hormone changes, progesterone increases, venous elasticity decreases, venous relaxation, expansion and hemorrhoids are more likely to occur.
Third, hormone levels and living habits change during pregnancy, which is easy to cause gastrointestinal dysfunction and constipation. When defecating, press the rectum and anus hard to prevent the venous reflux of anal hemorrhoids and further aggravate the occurrence of hemorrhoids.
Fourth, the possibility of suffering from hemorrhoids in daily life is very high. There are hemorrhoids before pregnancy, and the symptoms of hemorrhoids will worsen after pregnancy.
What is the most important thing to prevent hemorrhoids during pregnancy?
1. Control diet, eat reasonable food, and do not overeat. Please eat more food rich in fiber.
2. Avoid sedentary and long-term exercise and do appropriate exercise.
3. Lift the anus properly, fold the anus and keep it for 2S before putting it down. Of course, this exercise is carried out when the fetus is calm in the second trimester of pregnancy.
4. Keep the local area clean. Clean the perianal area with warm water every day to promote perianal blood circulation.
Tip: if you get hemorrhoids during pregnancy, please don't use drugs indiscriminately. Please be sure to consult a professional doctor before taking the medicine.