What is Piles (अर्श)
Piles (अर्श) are enlarged blood veins located in the smooth muscles of the walls of the rectum and anus. The enlarged veins become inflamed due to various reasons and give rise to various signs and symptoms ranging from simple itching to bleeding during defecation.
When the doshas (Vata, Pitta and Kapha) get vitiated (imbalanced), they destroy the Skin, Muscle and fat in the walls of rectum and anus.
Piles can be classified in two categories based on their occurrence.
1. Occurrence of Pies at a very early stage of life.
Usually within 2 to 4 days of life.
If the parents have followed an incompatible diet and lifestyle at the time of conception, which causes aggravation of all three doshas, leads to the appearance of piles at a very early stage of life of a child.
2. Occurence of pies at a later stage of life.
Piles can occur at a later stage of life due to disturbance of any single dosha or combination of two dosha or all three dosha.
Further, piles can be classified in the other two categories. Non bleeding and Bleeding.
Aggravation (Vitiation) of Vata and Kapha is responsible for dry piles
Aggravation (vitiation) of Pitta and Rakta (Blood) is responsible for bleeding piles.
Few Common Reasons For Imbalance Of Doshs (Vata, Pitta, Kapha) Are
Because of the above reasons aggravated अपान वायु (Apan Vayu) holds feces in anus and is responsible for piles.
Symptoms According To Doshas :
PILES OCCURED DUE TO AGGRAVATED OF VATA:
PILES OCCURED DUE TO AGGRAVATION OF PITTA:
PILES OCCURED DUE TO AGGRAVATION OF KAPHA:
PILES OCCURED DUE TO AGGRAVATION OF BLOOD DHATU:
Piles occurred on external surface of mucosa are curable, piles originated from middle lining of anal mucosa are difficult to cure, while piles originated from internal part of anal musosa is said to be incurable.
We have prepared specific herbs for the treatment of piles.
AYURVEDIC DIETARY TREATMENT
Piles which are not curable, require removal of piles by surgical intervention. Various surgical procedures can be performed according to the type of piles.
At MAHC we do not perform surgical treatment of piles.