Anoplasty for Anal Stenosis



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.


Fecal Incontinence Anal Canal Dentate Line Rectal Mucosa Sphincter Muscle 
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Further Reading

  1. American Medical Association. Current procedural terminology: CPT ®. Professional ed. Chicago: American Medical Association; 2013.
  2. Katdare MV, Ricciardi R. Anal stenosis. Surg Clin North Am. 2010;90:137.PubMedCrossRefGoogle Scholar
  3. Khubchandani IT. Anal stenosis. Surg Clin North Am. 1994;74:1353.PubMedGoogle Scholar

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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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