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A complex fistula-in-ano presenting as a soft tissue tumor.

Srivastava KN, Agarwal A - Int J Surg Case Rep (2014)

Bottom Line: Complex perianal fistulas are difficult to treat and are prone to recurrences.Clinical examination alone may not give a correct picture of the actual disease, thereby requiring radiological investigations like MRI.Although rare, sometimes common clinical conditions like fistula-in-ano may also present in complex manner.

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Affiliation: Department of General and Minimal Access Surgery, BL Kapur Superspeciality Hospital, New Delhi, India.

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Mentions: A 26 years old man presented to our surgical clinic with the complaints of a painless lump in the right buttock region for two and a half years (Fig. 1). The swelling was gradually increasing in size. There was no other significant history that could be linked to the swelling. History of constipation accompanied with use of powdered laxatives was present.


A complex fistula-in-ano presenting as a soft tissue tumor.

Srivastava KN, Agarwal A - Int J Surg Case Rep (2014)

The actual position of the lump.
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fig0005: The actual position of the lump.
Mentions: A 26 years old man presented to our surgical clinic with the complaints of a painless lump in the right buttock region for two and a half years (Fig. 1). The swelling was gradually increasing in size. There was no other significant history that could be linked to the swelling. History of constipation accompanied with use of powdered laxatives was present.

Bottom Line: Complex perianal fistulas are difficult to treat and are prone to recurrences.Clinical examination alone may not give a correct picture of the actual disease, thereby requiring radiological investigations like MRI.Although rare, sometimes common clinical conditions like fistula-in-ano may also present in complex manner.

View Article: PubMed Central - PubMed

Affiliation: Department of General and Minimal Access Surgery, BL Kapur Superspeciality Hospital, New Delhi, India.

No MeSH data available.


Related in: MedlinePlus