Clin Colon Rectal Surg 2019; 32(05): 377-385
DOI: 10.1055/s-0039-1687834
Review Article
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Perianal Crohn's Disease

Javier Salgado Pogacnik
1  Division of Colorectal Surgery, UT Southwestern Medical Center, Dallas, Texas
Gervasio Salgado
2  Division of Colorectal Surgery, Hospital Santa Helena Los Álamos, Málaga, Spain
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Publication Date:
06 September 2019 (online)


This article provides an overview of the principles in the evaluation and management of perianal Crohn's disease (CD). Manifestation-specific treatment is addressed including abscess, fistula, skin tags, hemorrhoids, fissure, ulcers, strictures, ano-, and rectovaginal fistulas as well CD-associated hidradenitis suppurativa.