NetWellness is a global, community service providing quality, unbiased health information from our partner university faculty. NetWellness is commercial-free and does not accept advertising.
Wednesday, December 4, 2013
What to expect after LIS with fissurectomy?
Five days ago I underwent LIS with a fissurectomy. How long should I expect to have pain with bowel movements, bleeding with bowel movements and discharge from the anus?
You should expect about 3-4 weeks.
Janice Frederick Rafferty, MD
Professor of Surgery
Chief of Colorectal Surgery Division
College of Medicine
University of Cincinnati