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1

Which grade hemorrhoids cannot be managed in the office setting?

Grade 4+

2

Office based treatment for hemorrhoids in patients who are on anticoagulant or antiplatelet drugs, immunocompromised or who have portal HTN....

sclerotherapy

3

tx of acutely thrombosed hemorrhoids vs pts who failed conservative therapy

acutely thrombosed = excision
grade 1-3 internal hemorrhoids = rubber band ligation

4

Celiac Dz
sx, dx, tx

sx: inflammation, villous atrophy and crypt hyperplasia and the small bowel, weight loss, diarrhea, iron deficiency anemia, decreased bone mineral density and neuropathy(2/2 malabsorption)
dx: IgA transgluaminase ab w/total IgA levels & upper endoscopy
tx: gluten free diet