In this episode, Dr Jonathan White discusses how to treat the patient who presents with an anal fistula.
After listening to this episode, learners will be able to:
- Describe how to determine the goals of treatment for the patient with an anal fistula
- Explain the meaning of the following terms: fistulotomy, seton suture
- Explain the difference between primary and secondary tracks
- Describe the use of tissue glue, fistula plug and advancement flaps in the treatment of anal fistula