What is Seton removal?

Category: Surgeries


A seton a is thread of nylon, prolene, rubber or other material that is non-absorbable and is placed through the fistula track with the purpose of keeping it open for a certain period of time. Once the surgeon determines the fistula can be closed the seton will be removed.


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Duration Patients
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