Gracilis Transposition: Treating Complex Perineal Fistulas (Video)
Watch Cleveland Clinic surgeon Steven Wexner, MD, perform gracilis transposition to treat both rectovaginal and rectourethral fistulas.
Gracilis transposition is an effective technique for repairing complex perineal fistulas in either gender (rectovaginal fistulas in women and rectourethral fistulas in men).
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In this video, Steven Wexner, MD, Director of the Digestive Disease Center and Chair of Colorectal Surgery at Cleveland Clinic Florida, explains the procedure step by step. Watch Dr. Wexner: