Fissure Laser Treatment
Laser Treatment For Fissure in Hyderabad
Fissures are often confused with Piles. Anal Fissures are Linear Tears caused in the lining of the anus due to Trauma or injury, which causes the stretching of the Mucosa of the Anal canal. Fissures resemble a paper cut. There are two types of Fissures.
- Acute Anal fissures which have a sudden onset and don't last longer than 6 weeks. They are very common and usually heal on their own with self-care.
- Chronic ones last longer than 6 weeks, may need medicine or surgery to help them heal.
The can either in the Anterior ( 12 O"clock ) or Posterior ( 6 o" clock) areas the Anal opening. Doctors can treat the fissure by medication or surgery up to doctors recommendations.
- Sharp Pain while passing stools & long deep burning sensation
- Bright Red Blood with the stools or on the toilet paper
- A visible crack in the skin around the anus
- Itching or irritation around the anus
- A small lump or a skin tag on the skin near the anal fissure
- Dysuria - involuntary urination
- Pus discharge from the fissure
One of the major causes of fissures is Constipation. This may also be caused by
- Muscle spasms
- Sexually Transmitted Infections
- Sexually Transmitted Diseases
- Anal sex
- Prolonged diarrhea
- Crohn's disease
- Pregnancy and childbirth: During birth, the lining of the anus may tear causing a fissure.
Fissure Treatment in hyderabad
Two of the most common treatments for Fissures are
- Chemical Sphincterotomy which is a non-operative, painless technique using Special Injection
- Closed Internal Sphincterotomy which is a Day Care Surgery
- Knife less Sphinterotomy.
Chemical Sphincterotomy:It uses Special Injection for therapy.It will directly injected into the internal anal sphincter which part of the the circular internal muscles of the anal sphincter which control the passage of feces. The Special Injection paralyzes the sphincter muscles which restores the blood supply to the anus. The spasming obstructs blood supply and prevents healing of the fissure. The injection prevents spasming and this effect lasts approximately three months. By this time the nerve endings regenerate, the fissure heasl and the symptoms are resolved. This treatment is effective in 80% of the patients. Sometimes the Injection has to be repeated.
Closed Internal Sphincterotomy (LIS):
A Day Care surgical treatment for chronic anal fissure done on the internal anal sphincter muscle which is part of the the circular internal muscles of the anal sphincter which controls the passage of feces. The internal anal sphincter is one of two muscles that form the anal sphincter. The internal anal sphincter is partially divided surgically to reduce spasming and the resting pressure without affecting the use of the sphincter. It improves the blood supply to the fissure area and helps it to heal faster.
Internal Sphincterotomy (LIS) is recommended for its simplicity and causes a smaller wound. It has a high success rate of around 95% and is very effective.It can in inexperienced hands cause loss of control of sphincter tone.
Sphincterometry or Anal Tonometry
Sphincterometry or Anal tonometry used to determine the tone of the anal Sphincter and rule out voluntary contraction. An outpatient procedure which helps to determine the needs for chemical Sphincterometry
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Fissure Laser Treatment FAQ's
Yes, It can heal without surgery. Here are a few ways: 1. Relaxing the anal sphincter muscle. By consuming stool softeners and a high fibre diet.
Healing can be confirmed by going to the doctor general surgeon. But if there is no pain at all then it would indicate healing to some extent.
Getting more fiber, clean water, and using a stool softener. This can prevent fissures coming in future. By sitz bath symptoms can be eased.
For some Anal fissures heal in few weeks. Methods are keeping stool soft, by intake of fiber and fluids, Soaking several times a day in warm water, it induces relaxation of the sphincter and goes for healing.
when you pass stools If bleeding occurs - Should be checked by a doctor. using soaking methods 1-2 weeks can be treated with bleeding
Complete healing with both medical and surgical treatments can take up to approximately 6-12 weeks. Due to surgery, pain occurs it can be reduced after some days.
At the chronic stage, the only treatment solution is undergoing surgery. Laser surgery for fissure will be suggested by doctors.
Best hospital is Maven Medical Center H.no: 8-2-277/B/1, Road No 2, Opp: New Rainbow Children's Hospital, Banjara Hills, Hyderabad.
Not to worry about your baby he will be unaffected by piles and anal fissure. Rectal bleeding in pregnancy may be a small problem. Even Fissure bleeding during pregnancy should be taken seriously, You should talk to the doctor immediately.
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