A FISTULA is an abnormal connection between 2 hallow spaces (2 epithelial surfaces) Such as blood vessels,intestines,or other hallow organs. -FISTULAS are usually caused by injury or surgery,but they can also results from an Infection or inflammation. ANAL FISTULA is a chronic abnormal communication between the epithelial surface of the Anal canal . ANAL FISTULA is a narrow tunnel with its internal opening in the anal canal and its external opening Is the skin near the anus -ANAL FISTULA is commonly seen in people with history of anal abscess where it do not heel properly SIGNS AND SYMPTOMS
-Skin maceration
-Pus ,serious fluid and rarely feces discharge can be bloody or purulent
-Pruritis ani-itching -Depending on presence and severity of infection –pain,swelling,tenderness,fever,unpleasant odor, Thick discharge, which keeps the part always wet. HOMEO INDICATION
GRAPHITES 200:Fistula with sticky discharge along with itching. HEPAR SULPH 200:Used in case of fistula as ANTIBIOTIC. CAL.SULPH 200:Fistula with offensive and yellowish discharge. SILICEA 6X:Fistula with frequent tendency of pus formation CALC FLUOR 6X:Used to heel the blind tract. THUJA 1M:Used to heel chronic infection ,should take once in aweek