Anoplasty for Anal Stenosis

Chapter

Abstract

Anoplasty for anal stenosis is performed when symptomatic fibrotic constriction of the anal canal does not respond to simple dilatation. This chapter describes the operative techniques of sliding mucosal flap and sliding anoderm flap.

Keywords

Bivalved Ectropion Gelfoam Metamucil 

Further Reading

  1. American Medical Association. Current procedural terminology: CPT ®. Professional ed. Chicago: American Medical Association; 2013. http://www.ama-assn.org/ama/pub/physician-resources/solutions-managing-your-practice/coding-billinginsurance/cpt.page.
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Carol E. H. Scott-Conner
    • 1
  • Jameson L. Chassin
    • 2
  1. 1.Department of Surgery, Roy J. and Lucille A. Carver College of MedicineUniversity of IowaIowa CityUSA
  2. 2.Department of SurgeryNew York University School of MedicineNew YorkUSA

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