Ligation of intersphincteric fistula tract versus mucosal advancement flap in patients with high transsphincteric fistula-in-ano: a prospective randomized trial.

@article{Madbouly2014LigationOI,
  title={Ligation of intersphincteric fistula tract versus mucosal advancement flap in patients with high transsphincteric fistula-in-ano: a prospective randomized trial.},
  author={Khaled M. Madbouly and Walid El Shazly and Khaled S. Abbas and Ahmed M. S. Hussein},
  journal={Diseases of the colon and rectum},
  year={2014},
  volume={57 10},
  pages={1202-8}
}
PURPOSE The aim of this study was to compare the ligation of the intersphincteric fistula track with the mucosal advancement flap in the treatment of high transsphincteric anal fistulas. DESIGN AND SETTING This was a prospective randomized study performed at academic medical centers. PATIENTS Patients with transsphincteric anal fistulas involving the upper part of anal sphincter were included. INTERVENTION Patients were randomly assigned to either ligation of intersphincteric fistula… CONTINUE READING
Recent Discussions
This paper has been referenced on Twitter 9 times over the past 90 days. VIEW TWEETS

Citations

Publications citing this paper.
Showing 1-9 of 9 extracted citations

References

Publications referenced by this paper.
Showing 1-10 of 36 references

long-term results of ligation of intersphincteric fistula tract (lift) for fistula-in-ano

  • liu Wy, aboulian a, Kaji ah
  • Dis Colon Rectum
  • 2013

iJ, lim fs, et al. the anatomy of failures following the ligation of intersphincteric tract technique for anal fistula: a review of 93 patients over 4 years

  • KK tan
  • Dis Colon Rectum
  • 2012
2 Excerpts

the anatomy of failures following the ligation of intersphincteric tract technique for anal fistula : a review of 93 patients over 4 years

  • lim fs
  • Dis Colon Rectum
  • 2012

Similar Papers

Loading similar papers…