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anal sphincterotomy

 
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2014
2014
BACKGROUND Anal fissure is a common benign condition. An anorectal problem is defined as a split in the anal canal mucosa that… Expand
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2013
2013
AbstractPurpose Lateral anal sphincterotomy is the gold standard of surgical treatment for anal fissure. Patients undergoing this… Expand
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2009
2009
OBJECTIVE To evaluate the relationship between extent of internal sphincter division following open and closed sphincterotomy, as… Expand
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2004
2004
BACKGROUND Chronic anal fissure is one of the most frequent proctological disorders in Western populations. Open lateral internal… Expand
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2004
2004
Abstract Background: conventional approaches dealing with chronic anal fissures focus on relieving the anal spasm by manipulation… Expand
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2003
2003
OBJECTIVE To confirm or refute the validity of the fear associated with anal sphincterotomy for anal fissure, particularly when… Expand
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2003
2003
OBJECTIVE The treatment of chronic fissure may be medical or surgical. Indications for assessment, which is the better treatment… Expand
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1997
1997
Patients with chronic anal fissures make up about 10% of new attenders at colorectal outpatient clinics. The cause is known… Expand
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1966
1966
An acute fissure when observed by everting the anus *shows longitudinal muscle fibres in the floor of the ulcer. These are fibres… Expand
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