Perianal disease

Dr Daniel J Bell et al.

Perianal disease (also known as anorectal disease) is the collective name given to a group of diseases that primarily affect the anal canal +/- rectum. The disease spectrum ranges from the typically benign, e.g. hemorrhoids, to the more potentially more serious, e.g. perianal fistula 1-3.

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rID: 69159
Synonyms or Alternate Spellings:
  • Perianal diseases
  • Anorectal diseases
  • Anorectal disease

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