Prospective, multicenter evaluation of highly concentrated fibrin glue in the treatment of complex cryptogenic perianal fistulas.

@article{Zmora2005ProspectiveME,
  title={Prospective, multicenter evaluation of highly concentrated fibrin glue in the treatment of complex cryptogenic perianal fistulas.},
  author={Oded Zmora and David Neufeld and Yehiel Ziv and Hagit Tulchinsky and Dan Scott and Marat Khaikin and Albert Stepansky and Micha Rabau and Moshe Koller},
  journal={Diseases of the colon and rectum},
  year={2005},
  volume={48 12},
  pages={2167-72}
}
PURPOSE The surgical management of complex perianal fistulas is challenging and may be associated with the risk of sphincter injury. Instillation of fibrin glue to the fistula tract is a simple procedure that does not involve any muscle division, and potentially results in healing of the fistula. This study was designed to assess the use of highly concentrated fibrin glue with intra-adhesive antibiotics in the treatment of complex cryptogenic perianal fistulas. METHODS Patients with complex… CONTINUE READING

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