What is Short Bowel Syndrome?

Short Bowel Syndrome (SBS) is a condition in which the body cannot properly absorb nutrients because part of the small intestine is missing. Adults have 480cm of small intestine divided into duodenum, jeunum and ileum. The last part of the ileum connects with the colon through a valve called ileo-cecal valve and its function is […]

Management of Anal Fistulas

Anal fistulas are common conditions that require specialized care by a surgeon well trained in the management of anorectal problems. An anal fistula is a tunnel covered with rectal and skin lining called epithelium that presents either as an acute infection or recurrent pain and passage of purulent secretion. Patients presenting with recurrent abscesses are […]