A CLINICAL STUDY ON CHRONIC ANAL FISSURE BY LIGATING KSHARASUTRA (MEDICATED THREAD) W.S.R. TO SPHINCTEROTOMY

  • Suman Sarkar Ayurvedic Medical Officer, Post Graduate Ayurvedic Institute, Syamadas, Kolkata, West Bangal, INDIA.
  • K. B. Sudhikumar Ex. Prof. & HOD, Govt. Ayurveda College, Tripunithura, Kerala, INDIA.
  • P. V. Jayasree Ex. Asso. Prof., Dept of Shalya Tantra, Govt. Ayurveda College, Tripunithura, Kerala, INDIA.
  • Tuhin Kanti Biswas Associate Professor, Dept. of Kayachikitsa, J. B. Roy State Ayurvedic Medical College and Hospital, Kolkata, INDIA.

Abstract

The Ksharasutra is well known Ayurvedic treatment for fistula-in-ano with less chance of incontinence and recurrence. Thirty patients were selected from the OPD of Government Ayurveda College Hospital, Tripunithura, Kerala, India, satisfying the inclusion and exclusion criteria and follow up done upto 6 months. The ligating Ksharasutra is highly effective in relieving the subjective parameters such as Pain (≤0.001), Bleeding (≤0.001), Sphincter Spasm (≤0.001) and Straining (≤0.001).

Published
2019-01-05
How to Cite
SARKAR, Suman et al. A CLINICAL STUDY ON CHRONIC ANAL FISSURE BY LIGATING KSHARASUTRA (MEDICATED THREAD) W.S.R. TO SPHINCTEROTOMY. Journal of Ayurveda and Integrated Medical Sciences (ISSN 2456-3110), http://www.jaims.in/index.php/jaims/pages/view/Citation, v. 3, n. 6, p. 23 - 28, jan. 2019. ISSN 2456-3110. Available at: <https://jaims.in/index.php/jaims/article/view/735>. Date accessed: 19 jan. 2019. doi: https://doi.org/10.21760/jaims.3.6.4.
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