High complex transphincteric perianal fistula managed successfully with endoanal advancement flap procedure

AĞAOĞLU N., Ulusahin M.

CHIRURGIA-ITALY, vol.30, no.6, pp.204-205, 2017 (ESCI) identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 30 Issue: 6
  • Publication Date: 2017
  • Doi Number: 10.23736/s0394-9508.17.04623-x
  • Journal Name: CHIRURGIA-ITALY
  • Journal Indexes: Emerging Sources Citation Index (ESCI), Scopus
  • Page Numbers: pp.204-205
  • Karadeniz Technical University Affiliated: No


A case of high complex transphincteric perianal fistula with secondary high intersphincteric tract is presented. The patient was managed successfully with endoanal advancement flap (EAAF) surgical procedure and followed up to 6 months with complete healing of the fistula. EAAF is a good surgical option for management of this challenging fistula.