Diseases of the External Anal Area

  • Peter Otto
  • Klaus Ewe


Diseases of the external anal area may be diagnosed during inspection using good lighting. Because of the variable responses to treatment, the individual diseases should be diagnostically distinguished from one another.


Anal Sphincter Anal Canal Rectal Prolapse Anal Fissure Anal Fistula 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Peter Otto
    • 1
  • Klaus Ewe
    • 2
  1. 1.Medizinische AbteilungKreiskrankenhausGroßburgwedelGermany
  2. 2.I. Med. Klinik und Poliklinik der Universität MainzMainzGermany

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