• Piles (Hemorrhoids) Glossary of Terms

Glossary of Terms
  • Rectum: The terminal part of the large intestine that ends into the anal canal
  • Anal canal: The last part of the digestive system beyond the rectum
  • Veins: Blood vessels that carry oxygen-depleted blood from different part of the body towards the heart
  • Incontinence: Involuntary or unintentional passage of urine or stools
  • Stenosis: Abnormal narrowing of a passage or its opening