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Please click here to view the full Haemorrhoidectomy Commissioning Statement.


Haemorrhoids are enlarged vascular cushions in the anal canal and may be external or internal. They are the commonest cause of rectal bleeding

Definition of degrees of haemorrhoids:

Commissioning Position

Haemorrhoidectomy will be commissioned in the following circumstances:

All other circumstances require prior approval.