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Helene Flageole, MD, MSc, Michael Livingston, MD, MSc, Andrew R Hong, MD
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How are hemorrhoids different in children compared to adults?

The natural history of hemorrhoids in children is poorly understood because this condition is rare in the pediatric population. Only a handful of peer reviewed studies have been published and many are case series, narrative reviews based on expert opinion or descriptions of the condition using data extrapolated from the adult literature [1][2][3].

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Last updated: April 29, 2017


Flageole, Helene, et al. "Hemorrhoids." Pediatric Surgery NaT, American Pediatric Surgical Association, 2017. APSA Webapp, www.pedsurglibrary.com/apsa/view/Pediatric-Surgery-NaT/829531/all/Hemorrhoids.
Flageole H, Livingston M, Hong AR. Hemorrhoids. In: Waldhausen J, Powell D, Hirschl R, eds. Pediatric Surgery NaT. American Pediatric Surgical Association; 2017. https://www.pedsurglibrary.com/apsa/view/Pediatric-Surgery-NaT/829531/all/Hemorrhoids. Accessed August 20, 2019.
Flageole, H., Livingston, M., & Hong, A. R. (2017). Hemorrhoids. In Waldhausen, J., Powell, D., & Hirschl, R. (Eds.), Pediatric Surgery NaT. Available from https://www.pedsurglibrary.com/apsa/view/Pediatric-Surgery-NaT/829531/all/Hemorrhoids
Flageole H, Livingston M, Hong AR. Hemorrhoids [Internet]. In: Waldhausen J, Powell D, Hirschl R, editors. Pediatric Surgery NaT. American Pediatric Surgical Association; 2017. [cited 2019 August 20]. Available from: https://www.pedsurglibrary.com/apsa/view/Pediatric-Surgery-NaT/829531/all/Hemorrhoids.
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