What is Kshar Sutra treatment?
Kshar Sutra treatment is an Ayurvedic Parasurgical Technique to cure diseases like Piles, Fissure , Fistula in ano, Pilonidal Sinus , Rectal Polyp, Skin Tags and Other Benign Pedunculated Skin Growths.
How does Kshar Sutra works?
The different drugs coated on the Kshar sutra performs different actions like curetting the tract gradually, keeping the tract clean (avoiding infections), helping the healing process. The thread itself keeps the tract open and hence facilitates proper drainage. It also acts as a vehicle the herbal drugs used to treat the disease.
What is the duration of treatment by Kshar Sutra treatment?
Duration of treatment varies according to the type and extent of your disease-
In Fistula in Ano:The duration of the treatment depends mainly upon the length of the tract. Roughly speaking, the unit cutting rate of the Ksharasutra is about ½ to 1 cm per week. Hence if the tract is 6cm long, it could take 10 weeks to heal.
In Piles: Depends on the number and stage of Piles. It usually takes 10-15 days to heal.
In Fissure:Depends on the chronicity of fissure. Usually takes 10-15 days to heal.