How is Fistula caused?

An anal fistula occurs when a build-up of bacteria creates an abscess(infected tissue cavity with pus) in the channel between the skin near the anus and the end of the bowel. It is formed when an anal abscess was not drained or healed properly. It may be painful and cause bleeding while passing Stool.

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Understanding the symptoms of Fistula

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Pain or Bleeding in
the Anus

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Redness or swelling
around the anus

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Painful urination or
bowel movement

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From the anus, a
foul-smelling liquid leaks

What are the methods offered by a fistula specialist doctor in Coimbatore?

Some Fistula is easy to detect just by looking, the harder to find ones will require a colonoscopy. For fistula, The initial diagnosis will begin with a clinical rectal exam. For painless fistula treatment, consult a Specialist. Depending on the severity, the Specialist would recommend surgery for the treatment of fistula.

Fistula surgery is usually carried out under general anaesthetic although an overnight stay may not be necessary. The main challenge is not to damage the sphincter muscles (the muscles which control the opening and closing of the anus) as it can cause bowel incontinence.

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Our General Surgery department has treated over 200000+ patients with Fistula over the last 49 years. Our team of highly experienced General Surgeons will ensure you receive the best Fistula treatment.

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Our team of highly experienced General Surgeons have immense experience in providing the Best Fistula treatment in Coimbatore.

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Depending on its severity and if surgery is required, the fistula treatment cost in Coimbatore averages between 30,000 to 60,000 after taking into account expenses like a hospital’s administration charges, treatment costs, and other miscellaneous expenses.

Most doctors recommend surgery as the best treatment for fistula, patients can get back to their regular routine in 2 days.

Numerous factors determine the right hospital for fistula treatment, hospitals have to ensure the patient’s needs are met and treatment for fistula is affordable. We at Sri Ramakrishna Hospital ensure you receive the best fistula treatment in Coimbatore at a reasonable cost.

For fistula treatment, there are no side effects, but depending on the type of surgery undertaken, the recovery time will differ.

Fistulas can be assumed as tubes that join internal tubular structures like the intestine, veins, or arteries, to the skin or to each other. Although trauma or surgery are the most common causes of fistulas, inflammation, infection can also cause them.

Piles is a condition where the blood vessels tend to enlarge, but fistula is a condition that occurs due to the formation of a tunnel connecting the anus to the surrounding skin.

Following a fistula surgery, a healthy lifestyle can significantly reduce the risk of fistula recurrence. To support general health, it is important to maintain a balanced diet full of fruits, vegetables, proteins. For more details, Consult fistula specialist in coimbatore

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