Anus

Known as: Anal, Ano, LARGE INTESTINE, ANUS 
The lower opening of the digestive tract, lying in the cleft between the buttocks, through which fecal matter is extruded.
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Highly Cited
2009
Highly Cited
2009
This meta-analysis investigated human papillomavirus (HPV) prevalence in vulvar, vaginal and anal intraepithelial neoplasia (VIN… (More)
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Review
2009
Review
2009
Inflammation can cause damage and even death. What controls this primitive and potentially lethal innate immune response to… (More)
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Highly Cited
2007
Highly Cited
2007
OBJECTIVE To investigate the efficacy of preoperative short-term radiotherapy in patients with mobile rectal cancer undergoing… (More)
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Highly Cited
2006
Highly Cited
2006
BACKGROUND New HIV infections stem from people who are aware they are HIV positive (approximately 75% of infected persons in the… (More)
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Highly Cited
2005
Highly Cited
2005
OBJECTIVES To compare the prevalence of high-risk sexual behaviors in HIV persons aware of their serostatus with that in HIV… (More)
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Highly Cited
2005
Highly Cited
2005
Although the finding of severe acute respiratory syndrome coronavirus (SARS-CoV) in caged palm civets from live animal markets in… (More)
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Highly Cited
2000
Highly Cited
2000
BACKGROUND & AIMS Pouchitis is the major long-term complication after ileal pouch-anal anastomosis for ulcerative colitis. Most… (More)
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Highly Cited
1998
Highly Cited
1998
BACKGROUND Genital human papillomavirus (HPV) infection is highly prevalent in sexually active young women. However, precise risk… (More)
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Highly Cited
1993
Highly Cited
1993
BACKGROUND Lacerations of the anal sphincter or injury to sphincter innervation during childbirth are major causes of fecal… (More)
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Highly Cited
1987
Highly Cited
1987
The Multicenter AIDS Cohort Study was designed to elucidate the natural history of the infection causing acquired… (More)
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