Haemorrhoids

Haemorrhoids

Haemorrhoids are swollen blood vessels in or around the anus and rectum, which prolapse due to excessive pressure.

Treatment may consist of:

  • lifestyle advice, pelvic floor therapy and diet
  • rubber band ligation (Barron ligations)
  • injections with sclerosing fluid
  • surgery (rare)

 

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Waiting time indication

Dermatology
2 8

Days

Gynaecology
2 8

Days

Proctology
4 0

Days

Phlebology
0 7

Days

If you find the waiting time too long, you can always contact us or ask your health care provider for waiting list mediation. Your health care provider can support you in this, so that you may be able to receive assistance more quickly. The maximum acceptable waiting time that healthcare providers and health insurers have jointly agreed upon (the Treek norm) for access to the outpatient clinic and diagnostics is 4 weeks. The maximum acceptable waiting time for treatment is 7 weeks.

Waiting time indication

Dermatology
2 8

Days

Gynaecology
2 8

Days

Proctology
4 0

Days

Phlebology
0 7

Days

If you find the waiting time too long, you can always contact us or ask your health care provider for waiting list mediation. Your health care provider can support you in this, so that you may be able to receive assistance more quickly. The maximum acceptable waiting time that healthcare providers and health insurers have jointly agreed upon (the Treek norm) for access to the outpatient clinic and diagnostics is 4 weeks. The maximum acceptable waiting time for treatment is 7 weeks.