Updates Surg 2022 Feb 27;74(1):179-183. Epub 2021 Nov 27.
General Surgery, Hospital Val Vibrata, Sant'omero, 64027, L'Aquila, TE, Italy.
We report the results of the surgical treatment of anal fissures complicated by abscess or fistula and formulate hypotheses about their nature. Among patients operated between 2012 and 2020 for anal fissure resistant to medical therapy, those affected by septic complications were selected for our inquiry. Surgical treatment consisted in the drainage of the sepsis, fissurectomy, posterior sphincterotomy and anoplasty. Read More