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A 40-year-old male asked:

I have fistula in ano. is it possible to heal it without surgery? are there any diet which could hasten the healing process or any topical meds?

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Dr. Martin Fried
General Practice 36 years experience
Dont ignore: Fistula in anu could be a sign of an underlying disease such as crohn's. I suggest an evaluation by a gastroenterologist rather than just a bandaid approach to the fistula. You want a full thorough evaluation of th causes.

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Last updated Feb 12, 2013

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