With a foreword by Dr. K.N. Udupa; xii, 35p., Cpl. & B/W Plts., 22 cm. (Krishnadas Ayurveda Series No. 25)
The Anal Fistula is a notorious disease due to its anatomical situation and recurrences even with skilled surgeons. A number of classifications and operations has been advocated by modem surgeons, however, the contributions of modem surgery in this disease is insignificant in our country due to miscalculation in the amount of sphincter to be divided which renders a patient recurrence and frequently incontinence. The learned author has briefly and systematically described the entire subject of "BHAGANDAR" or Anal Fistula is reference to its therapy by Kshar Sutra which has been supported by nice illustrations with clinical pictures. He has tried to presents the readers specially the practitioners to give a guide line and practical shape for the preparation and treatment of Anal Fistula with Kshar sutra methods. Thus kshar sutra preparation, clinical methods of application and patient care with applied anorectal anatomy, pathology and different classifications in short has been presented for practical guidance to the practitioners. The book is based on the author's vast experience in this field and it is really very useful and economical.