What is Fistulectomy?

Category: Surgeries


A fistulectomy, or syringectomy, is the surgical removal of a fistula. It is usually performed to correct anal, vaginal, or urethral fistulas.

Side effects

Side effects as an overall problem

Side effects as an overall problem
Severity Evaluations
Severe 0
Moderate 1
Mild 2
None 0

Commonly reported side effects and conditions associated with Fistulectomy

Side effect Patients
Anal pain 1
Pain while sitting 1
Post operative drainage 1


Based on patients currently having Fistulectomy

Dosage Patients
one time 1


Currently having Fistulectomy

Duration Patients
10 years or more 1

Stopped having Fistulectomy

Duration Patients
Less than 1 month 3
Adherence Evaluations
Always 3
Usually 0
Sometimes 0
Never taken as prescribed 0
Burden Evaluations
Very hard to take 0
Somewhat hard to take 2
A little hard to take 1
Not at all hard to take 0
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