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Hello i have a multiple opening anal fistula for 3 years but i am to much afraid to do the surgery because of the pain how painful is the post surgery?

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Dr. Richard Zimon
Internal Medicine 59 years experience
Truth be told: many many patients of mine have commented that the post operative fistula removal period is a good deal LESS than the ongoing pain when the fistula is "full" Hope this is helpful Dr Z

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