Haemorrhoidectomy (Piles)


Haemorrhoids popularly called Piles, are swollen veins in your anus and lower rectum, which are similar to varicose veins. Piles can develop inside the rectum (internal haemorrhoids) or under the skin around the anus (external haemorrhoids).

Nearly three out of four adults will have Piles from time to time. Piles have a number of causes which include lifestyle and hereditary factors. Fortunately, effective medicine and surgery options are available to treat piles. Many people get relief with medical treatment and lifestyle changes in the early stages.

Nearly three out of four adults will have Piles from time to time. Piles have a number of causes which include lifestyle and hereditary factors. Fortunately, effective medicine and surgery options are available to treat piles. Many people get relief with medical treatment and lifestyle changes in the early stages.

DESUN Hospital, Kolkata, India is equipped with the latest and advanced technology for performing Haemorrhoidectomy. Advanced technology complements our team of general surgeons to perform piles surgery  at an affordable cost. At DESUN Hospital, the cost of Piles Surgery is one of the lowest when compared with the other centres in Kolkata, India.


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Who is at risk?

What can you do in case of Piles?



Haemorrhoids popularly called Piles, are swollen veins in your anus and lower rectum, which are similar to varicose veins. Piles can develop inside the rectum (internal haemorrhoids) or under the skin around the anus (external haemorrhoids).

Nearly three out of four adults will have Piles from time to time. Piles have a number of causes which include lifestyle and hereditary factors. Fortunately, effective medicine and surgery options are available to treat piles. Many people get relief with medical treatment and lifestyle changes in the early stages.


What are symptoms of piles ?

Signs and symptoms of Piles usually depend on the type of haemorrhoid, i.e., Internal Haemorrhoid, External Haemorrhoid or Thrombosed Haemorrhoid.

If bleeding during bowel movements is seen or it’s a known case of piles that don't improve after a week of home care, it is advisable to consult the doctor. Being mindful of the symptoms helps the doctors and the patients. Some of the common symptoms are:

  • Bleeding during and after passing stool
  • Large swellings (piles) in the anal area causing significant discomfort
  • Painful internal swelling or piles that make it difficult to sit
  • Sore and itchy anal region making it difficult to keep the area clean

Seek emergency medical care if you have large amounts of rectal bleeding, lightheadedness, dizziness or faintness.


Who is at risk ?

As you age, your risk of piles increases. That's because the tissues that support the veins in the rectum and anus can weaken and stretch.

The veins around anus tend to stretch under pressure and may bulge or swell. This leads to the formation of Haemorrhoids. This can further develop from:

  • increased pressure in the lower rectum due to extra-strain during bowel movements
  • sitting for long periods of time on the toilet
  • having chronic diarrhea or constipation
  • obesity and pregnancy
  • having anal intercourse
  • eating a low-fiber diet
  • regular heavy lifting

Piles can become life-threatening if not treated early and some people are more at risk for developing haemorrhoids without the right lifestyle choices or precautionary measures.


Why act immediately ?

It is important to treat haemorrhoids (Piles) at an early stage, or it may lead to massive bleeding and could require blood transfusions. It may also lead to cases of thrombosis of piles or prolapsed piles, leading to severe pain and ulcers. Medical complications arising from untreated haemorrhoids are rare but include:

  • Anemia
    Chronic blood loss from haemorrhoids may cause anemia, in which you don't have enough healthy red blood cells to carry oxygen to your cells.
  • Strangulated hemorrhoid
    If the blood supply to an internal haemorrhoid is cut off, it may be "strangulated," which can cause extreme pain.
  • Blood clot
    Occasionally, a clot can form in a haemorrhoid (thrombosed haemorrhoid). Although not dangerous, it can be extremely painful and sometimes needs to be lanced and drained.

What can you do in case of Haemorrhoid (Piles) ?

Some haemorrhoids can't be managed with home-care and medicine-based treatments alone, either because symptoms persist or because an internal haemorrhoid has prolapsed.

Fortunately, a number of minimally invasive haemorrhoid (Piles) treatments are available that are less painful than traditional haemorrhoid removal (haemorrhoidectomy) and allow a quicker recovery:

  • Rubber Band Ligation: The most commonly used haemorrhoid treatment is rubber band ligation, in which a small elastic band is placed around the base of a haemorrhoid. The band causes the haemorrhoid to shrink and the surrounding tissue to scar as it heals, holding the haemorrhoid in place. It takes two to four procedures, the number of procedures required depends upon number of piles in an individual, done six to eight weeks apart, to completely eliminate the haemorrhoid. Complications, which are rare, include mild pain or tightness, bleeding, and infection.
  • Other procedures: Other standard procedures include laser or infrared coagulation, sclerotherapy, and cryosurgery. Side effects and recurrence vary with the procedure, so consult your surgeon about what's best for your situation.

One may need surgery if they have large protruding haemorrhoids, persistently symptomatic external haemorrhoids, or internal haemorrhoids that return despite rubber band ligation.

  • Traditional Haemorrhoidectomy: A narrow incision is made around both external and internal haemorrhoid tissue and the offending blood vessels are removed. This procedure cures 95% of cases and has a low complication rate. The procedure requires general anesthesia, but patients can go home the same day. Patients can usually return to work after 7–10 days.

An alternative to traditional haemorrhoidectomy is called stapled haemorrhoidopexy. This procedure treats bleeding or prolapsed internal haemorrhoids.


What is the stapled haemorrhoidectomy procedure?

Stapled hemorrhoidectomy, also known as stapled hemorrhoidopexy, is a surgical procedure that involves the removal of abnormally enlarged hemorrhoidal tissue, followed by the repositioning of the remaining hemorrhoidal tissue back to its normal anatomic position. Severe cases of hemorrhoidal prolapse will normally require surgery. Newer surgical procedures include stapled transanal rectal resection (STARR) and procedure for prolapse and hemorrhoids (PPH).


Why is it done?

It is appropriate when you have:

  • Very large internal haemorrhoids (Piles)
  • Internal haemorrhoids that still cause symptoms after nonsurgical treatment
  • Bleeding during or after the defecation
  • Large external haemorrhoids that cause significant discomfort and make it difficult to keep the anal area clean
  • Both internal and external haemorrhoids

How long does the procedure take?

Stapled haemorrhoidectomy employs a unique circular stapler which reduces the degree of prolapse by excising a circumferential strip of mucosa from the proximal anal canal. This has the effect of pulling the haemorrhoidal cushions back up into their normal anatomical position. Usually the patient will be under general anaesthetic, but only for around 30 minutes.


How long does it take to recover from Piles operation?

Due to the low level of post-operative pain and reduced analgesic use, patients will usually be discharged either the same day or on the day following surgery. Most patients can resume normal activities after a few days when they should be fit for work. The first bowel motion is usually on day two and should not cause any great discomfort. Staples may be passed from time to time during defecation. This is normal and should not be a cause for concern.


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Why Patients like DESUN?

At Desun hospital, the surgery and hospital stay package prices are one of lowest in comparison to other corporate hospitals, and 24x7 availability of Specialist Surgeons & Consultants under one roof ensure prompt treatment. Every patient receives the highest standards in care which are cost-effective, time-saving and lead to quick recovery. Desun Hospital has a holistic approach to patient care with an end to end integration of various processes, starting from consultation to diagnosis, surgery and finally complete post-operative care.

Rated as one of India’s best hospitals

  • DESUN is the youngest hospital in India to get the prestigious National Accreditation Board for Hospitals (NABH) accreditation from Government of India for excellence in quality of medical treatment and hospital services. The world over, NABH is considered equivalent to the JCAHO (Joint Commission for American Healthcare Organizations) or JCI (Joint Commission International) standards followed in USA for hospital accreditation.
  • Awarded Healthcare Pioneers Of The East 2020 by The Times Of India in Cardiac Care and Orthopaedics.
  • In the lead story of the November 2011 issue of national news magazine THE WEEK, India’s best hospitals were covered, based on an All India Survey. DESUN Hospital was included in this prestigious list.
  • The DESUN Pathology Lab has also received the prestigious National Accreditation Board for Laboratories (NABL) accreditation, for excellence in quality of routine and Superspeciality pathology testing. In Eastern India, only DESUN Pathology Lab has in-house facilities to perform Superspeciality pathology tests like PCR, Flow Cytometry, etc. This has huge benefits for DESUN’s patients tremendously because there is practically no waiting time to get test results when compared to other hospitals in Kolkata, who have to send these tests to Mumbai or Delhi and wait for 3 or 4 days for get results. Thus, there is no delay in diagnosis and DESUN’s patients get prompt and accurate treatment.

Ranked Topmost by both West Bengal and Central Governments

  • Desun is CGHS recognized NABH Multispeciality Hospital since 2015 & also Class I Multispeciality Hospital recommended by WBHS.

Safest Hospital For Any Operation

  • 2 of the major fears any surgeon has before any operation is that of OT infection and cardiac, heart complications during or after the operation. If OT infections occur or the patient develops cardiac problems even the best surgeon cannot help you. DESUN is the only hospital in Kolkata having STEEL OPERATION THEATRES (Steel OTs) which drastically reduces chances of OT infection. After the surgery the patient is under the best care of doctors and nurses in the post operative phase at DESUN. Also DESUN has the largest Heart Institute in Kolkata to handle any cardiac emergencies during or after the operation.

Affordable Surgery Packages 

  • Desun's comprehensive surgery packages include prompt and timely investigative procedures and tests, consultations with the best doctors and surgeons on call, attentive hospital stay and thorough diagnosis for treatment procedures and complete recovery at cost effective prices.

24x7 Specialist Doctors' Team

  • With 28 medical departments having in-house specialist doctors any problem during your stay at DESUN can be handled by this specialist doctors’ team 24 hours. You may be admitted for a particular surgery but in the event there are some problems which a specialist needs doctor of another department it is available immediately in-house at DESUN. This facility is often not available at other renowned hospitals.
  • Consultation with in-house Specialist Doctors and best experienced surgeons is available round the clock for surgeries and best-in-class treatment.

Steel OTs 

  • Desun is the only hospital in Kolkata with Steel Operation Theatres (OT). This ensures a drastic reduction in chances of an OT infection. Advanced medical facilities deliver top line patient care and complete recovery.

NABL accredited pathology & NABH

  • Ours is one of the largest NABL Pathology Labs in Kolkata equipped to perform in house superspeciality tests for quick review. NABH was granted to Desun Hospital for 3 times 7 consecutive years

Widest TPA Insurance

  • Desun Hospital has tie ups with the widest range of TPA service providers to enable on time processing.

Transparent Billing

  • Ensure affordable and transparent pricing, for high quality health care services without compromising on patient care.

Desun Hospital Advantage – Know Why Desun Hospital , Kolkata is Your Best Choice

Desun hospital Kolkata is premium superspeciality hospital in Eastern India with state of art health care infrastructure. Desun hospital Kolkata is NABH and NABL accredited and follow strict quality parameters as per requirements.

Desun hospital is among the very few hospitals in India where there is more than 700 comprehensive surgery packages available. The composite surgery packages are all inclusive of the important things that are a part of any surgery process starting from information seeking by patient or patient party to the post operative care that may continue even after discharge from hospital. The surgery packages at the hospital have been developed by experienced medical team so that it is all inclusive and comprehensive.

The surgery packages at Desun Hospital Kolkata are affordable as per cost and quality. High quality health care services in a hospital in India at affordable cost are a combination that is indeed helpful to patients visiting the hospital from all over India, West Bengal and certainly Kolkata. People also visit the hospital from parts of the world like Bangladesh, Pakistan, Nepal, Bhutan, South East Asia and Middle East.

The excellent patient service team and 24 hours emergency response also brings in local Kolkata residents and people from parts of West Bengal and North Bengal whose relatives, sons or daughters stay outside India. NRI’s and NROB’s have facility to enroll their parents and elders under the Desun Gold Card scheme for Senior Citizens that enables them to take care of the hospitalization and health care needs of their senior citizen elders and parents back home in India. All payments and procedures of admission, discharge etc can be concluded online or over phone.

Desun hospital has facilities for latest surgeries and all modern equipments, OTs (Steel OT’s) and updated facilities to deliver excellence in terms of latest surgery techniques , modern well maintained equipments and over all top level health care infrastructure. Laparoscopic surgeries (lap) , key hole , minimally invasive and invasive surgeries all are conducted in the hospital. The hospital has advanced health care facility.

Highly experienced doctors, well trained staffs, active patient care team alongside the best surgery facilities provide a very good experience at Desun. This is evident from the numbers of people and families who recommend this hospital in Kolkata, India as a very dependable place for undergoing latest surgeries at an affordable cost. There are many success stories at Desun hospital those published and discussed even in leading national and local newspapers and news media in television. Desun’s medical team with it’s dedication and help pf advanced health care facilities at the hospital have done surgeries that are popular among hospital impact stories in India.

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