What is Open hemorroidectomy?

Category: Surgeries


See also: Hemorrhoidectomy

A hemorrhoidectomy is surgery to remove internal or external hemorrhoids that are extensive, complicated, or severe. In an open hemorrhoidectomy, hemorrhoidal tissue is excised in the same manner as in a closed procedure, but the incision is left open.

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Stopped having Open hemorroidectomy

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