chronic anal fissure

Known as: anal chronic fissure, anal chronic fissures 
 
National Institutes of Health

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2011
2011
Chronic anal fissure (CAF) is a painful tear or crack which occurs in the anoderm. The optimal algorithm of therapy for CAF is… (More)
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2005
2005
Lateral internal sphincterotomy is an effective procedure for the treatment of anal fissure, but may affected anal continence. We… (More)
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2003
2003
Diagnosis of chronic anal fissure is easy and common in clinical practice. Little is known about the etiology and pathogenesis of… (More)
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2003
2003
PURPOSE Nifedipine (administered orally or applied topically) has been effective for nonsurgical treatment of anal fissure. We… (More)
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2002
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2002
INTRODUCTION Glyceryl trinitrate (GTN) ointment (0 small middle dot2 per cent) has an efficacy of up to 68 per cent in healing… (More)
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2001
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2001
BACKGROUND Chronic anal fissure has traditionally been treated surgically. Initial enthusiasm for chemical sphincterotomy has… (More)
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2000
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2000
PURPOSE Internal anal sphincterotomy for treating chronic anal fissure can irreversibly damage anal continence. Reversible… (More)
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1999
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1999
BACKGROUND AND METHODS Lateral internal sphincterotomy, the most common treatment for chronic anal fissure, may cause permanent… (More)
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1994
1994
Botulinum toxin can chemically denervate striated muscle. Botulinum toxin A (15 U) was used to treat ten patients with chronic… (More)
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1989
1989
A prospective study of 18 consecutive patients undergoing unilateral, partial-thickness, distal, internal sphincterotomy for the… (More)
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