Category - anal
Documented to be the best non-surgical option for prevention and healing of anal fissures. The initial approach in the treatment of anal fissures is non-operative. An acute anal fissure may heal spontaneously or in response to medical therapy with warm baths, stool softeners, bulk laxatives, analgesics, topical anaesthetics and re-assurance. 1 dietary bran supplements and warm sitz baths are superior to topically applied, local anaesthetic or hydrocortisone. We defined chronic anal fissure as an ulcer with indurated edges and exposure of the horizontal fibres of the internal anal sphincter. Data extracted from patient charts related to age, sex, clinic visits, treatments and procedures, healing of fissures, complications, recurrence and incontinence. Advancement anal flaps involve taking healthy tissue from another part of your body and using it to repair the fissure and improving the blood supply to the site of the fissure. the aim of the present study was to evaluate percutaneous tibial nerve stimulation (ptns) for treatment resistant chronic anal fissure. Consecutive patients with chronic anal fissure were treated with neuromodulation via the posterior tibial nerve between october 2013 and january 2014. I am going cover ways to try help you out if you are suffering from a chronic anal fissure. Not everything will work for everybody and everybody is different, but there are some basic things you can try do, some natural home remedies which you may already have in your kitchen like coconut oil, manuka honey and so forth. Documented to be the best non-surgical option for prevention and healing of anal fissures.