Ten years' experience with botulin toxin in anal fissure

@article{Jost2002TenYE,
  title={Ten years' experience with botulin toxin in anal fissure},
  author={W. Jost},
  journal={International Journal of Colorectal Disease},
  year={2002},
  volume={17},
  pages={298-302}
}
  • W. Jost
  • Published 2002
  • Medicine
  • International Journal of Colorectal Disease
AbstractAbstract Background and aims. Botulin toxin therapy has become established for various indications over the past 20 years. Treatment of anal fissure with botulin toxin began 10 years ago, and since then numerous studies with more than 300 patients have been published. Results. The healing rate in uncomplicated chronic anal fissure is about 60–80%. The injection is well tolerated, can be administered on an outpatient basis, and causes no chronic lesion of the continence organ. Botulin… Expand
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