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Anal Fissure Treatments

The goals of treatment are: • To regulate the consistency of the stools. • Relaxation of the anal sphincter tone. • To avoid discomfort, bleeding and pain. • Healing of the fissure. Treatment of acute fissure An acute fissure is managed with non-operative treatments and over 90 per cent will heal without surgery. Most acute fissures usually heal in six weeks.