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Surgical treatment of complex anal fistulas and Haemorrhoids
A fistulotomy is an effective surgical treatment for the removal of anal fistulas and haemorrhoidectomy is the preferred surgery to remove internal or external haemorrhoids that are extensive or severe. Surgical haemorrhoidectomy is the most effective treatment for haemorrhoids.
Why choose Manipal Hospital
At Manipal Hospital each and every condition gets the same focus. This is why our specialists are highly qualified and proficient in the surgical treatment of fistulas and painful haemorrhoids.
Solutions for complex anal fistulas and Haemorrhoids
Anal fissures and haemorrhoids are painful and the best option for treatment is surgery. The most common type of surgery for anal fistulas is a fistulotomy. This involves cutting along the whole length of the fistula to open it up so it heals as a flat scar. Haemorrhoidectomy is surgery to remove internal or external haemorrhoids that are extensive or severe. The many types of haemorrhoid surgery include closed, stapled and open haemorrhoidectomy, Rubberband Ligation and Lateral Internal Sphincterotomy.
Complexities of complex anal fistulas and Haemorrhoids
Risks of anal fistula operation are uncommon, but can include infection resulting in an anal abscess; damage to the sphincter muscles - this may affect your bowel control and can lead to faecal incontinence. Pain, bleeding, and an inability to urinate (urinary retention) are the most common side effects of haemorrhoidectomy.
Number of cases
We have accomplished an 8 lakh milestone in completing fistulotomy and haemorrhoidectomy.
Infection control protocol
With infections the norm in surgeries, we know how patients feel after a fistulotomy or a haemorrhoidectomy. The fear of catching infections is omnipresent. Our infection control measures ensure that patients bid goodbye to post-surgery infections.