Anorectal Abscess and Fistula in Ano

  • Jon D. Vogel
  • Carol-Ann Vasilevsky


This chapter will cover cryptoglandular anorectal abscess and fistula-in-ano, necrotizing perianal infection, anoperineal infection in neutropenic patients, and fistulizing perianal Crohn’s disease. The topics rectovaginal fistula and perianal Crohn’s disease are covered in separate chapters of this text.


Abscess Fistula Fistulotomy Endorectal advancement flap Incision and drainage 


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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Department of SurgeryUniversity of ColoradoAuroraUSA
  2. 2.Division of Colon and Rectal SurgeryJewish General HospitalMontrealCanada

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