Posts Tagged "anal fistula"

VAAFT Surgery : Video Assisted Anal Fistula Treatment

Posted on Nov 2, 2011 | 17 comments

VAAFT Surgery : Video Assisted Anal Fistula Treatment

Today we have a new minimal-access technique to address complex, recurrent and high fistulas. What is an Anal Fistula ? An anal fistula is an abnormal connection between the anal canal and the outer skin of the anus. Fistulas occur when an infected anal gland bursts into the anal canal internally, and then becomes a conduit for pus discharge to the anal skin area. Fistulas show up with pus discharge in the anal area (a ‘wet feeling’ at the anal area). They may also go through periods of pus discharge and quiet periods when there are no symptoms. Click here to understand Anal Fistula in...

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What is an Anal fistula?

Posted on Nov 1, 2011 | 15 comments

What is an Anal fistula?

  Anal fistula is a age old disease with multiple modalities of treatment in modern medicine,ayurveda, homeopathy and so on. Today we have a minimal access surgery for fistula called VAAFT – Video Assisted Anal Fistula Treatment.                                                                                                                                                                                                                               In medicine, a fistula...

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