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Anal Abscess

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by Barrett A

(Anal Rectal Abscess; Anorectal Abscess)

 

RESOURCES

American College of Gastroenterology
http://gi.org

American Society of Colon and Rectal Surgeons
http://www.fascrs.org

 

CANADIAN RESOURCES

Canadian Association of Gastroenterology
http://www.cag-acg.org

Capital Health
http://www.cdha.nshealth.ca

 

References


Abcarian H. Anorectal infection: Abscess-fistula. Clin Colon Rect Surg. 2011;24(1):14-21.


Anal abscess/fistula. American Society of Colon and Rectal Surgeons website. Available at: http://www.fascrs.org/patients/conditions/anal%5Fabscess%5Ffistula. Updated October 2012. Accessed November 14, 2013.


Anal rectal abscess and fistula. Hemorrhoid website. Available at: http://www.hemorrhoid.net/abscess.php. Accessed November 14, 2013.


Anorectal abscess. John Hopkins Medicine website. Available at: http://www.hopkinsmedicine.org/healthlibrary/conditions/adult/digestive%5Fdisorders/anorectal%5Fabscess%5F134,175. Accessed November 14, 2013.


Caliste X, Nazir S, et al. Sensitivity of computed tomography in detection of perirectal abscess. Am Surg. 2011;77(2):166-168.


Schaffzin DM, Wong WD. Surgeon-performed ultrasound: endorectal ultrasound. Surg Clin North Am. 2004;84(4):1127-1149, vii.

 

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