Definition of hemorrhoidal in US English:

hemorrhoidal

adjective

  • See hemorrhoid

    • ‘The study comprised 100 consecutive patients with hemorrhoidal disease.’
    • ‘Unfortunately, some patients seem to think that occasional hematochezia is normal, probably because hemorrhoidal bleeding is so common.’
    • ‘Suddenly, that hilarious introductory gag about Harry's haemorrhoidal woes didn't seem so hilarious after all.’
    • ‘Venous stasis and dilation and the distal movement of the anal cushions, eventually followed by prolapse, result in chronic hemorrhoidal disease.’
    • ‘Individuals in the psyllium group had significant improvement in reduction of bleeding and a dramatic reduction of congested hemorrhoidal cushions.’

Pronunciation

hemorrhoidal

/ˌhem(ə)ˈroidl/