Lateral sphincterotomy

Rectal Clinic

During a lateral sphincterotomy, your consultant will make a small incision in the area around your sphincter. This helps reduce the tension in the muscle thus allowing the fissure to heal. Doing this also prevent fissures from developing in the future.

Rectal Clinic
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108 Harley Street, London, W1G 7ET

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