American Gastroenterological Association medical position statement: Diagnosis and treatment of hemorrhoids

Gastroenterology. 2004 May;126(5):1461-2. doi: 10.1053/j.gastro.2004.03.001.


This document presents the official recommendations of the American Gastroenterological Association (AGA) on Hemorrhoids. It was approved by the Clinical Practice Committee on January 8, 2004, and by the AGA Governing Board on February 13, 2004.

Publication types

  • Guideline
  • Practice Guideline

MeSH terms

  • Hemorrhoids / diagnosis*
  • Hemorrhoids / therapy*
  • Humans