Perianal fistula

Case contributed by Dr Maulik S Patel


Perianal pain. Clinical examination - Perianal fistula. No history of diabetes mellitus. Referred for Ultrasound.

Patient Data

Age: about 55 - 60 yrs
Gender: Female

Transvaginal view

A tract is noted opening into the anal canal at 7  0'clock.

Case Discussion

A non-branching fistula is noted to join the anal canal at 7  o'clock.

No abscess.

Surgery - Transphicteric fistula.

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Case information

rID: 26444
Published: 22nd Dec 2013
Last edited: 27th Apr 2017
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