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Silver nitrate treatment for anal fistula

Surgery is currently the sole for modality for anal fistulas. Treatment, surgery is associated with complications such as permanent incontinence, which nitrate quality of life.

To determine the rate of complete clinical healing of anal fistulas after irrigation of the fistula tract with silver nitrate solution as a nonsurgical treatment.

Silver Nitrate Treatment For Anal Fistula

Adult patients fistula symptomatic perianal fistula presenting between June and January Irrigation was repeated every 2 weeks when necessary. Fifty-six consecutive patients with anal fistula were anal. The median number of irrigations needed for complete clinical healing was 4 The level of satisfaction was excellent in patients with complete clinical healing. There were no notable complications. This study demonstrates that the application of silver silver solution often produces a favorable outcome in the treatment of anal fistula.