Chapter 20. Perianal Crohn's Disease

  1. Derek P. Jewell,
  2. Neil J. Mortensen,
  3. A. Hillary Steinhart,
  4. John H. Pemberton and
  5. Bryan F. Warren
  1. Carl J. Brown and
  2. Robin S. McLeod

Published Online: 14 JAN 2008

DOI: 10.1002/9780470753170.ch20

Challenges in Inflammatory Bowel Disease, Second Edition

Challenges in Inflammatory Bowel Disease, Second Edition

How to Cite

Brown, C. J. and McLeod, R. S. (2006) Perianal Crohn's Disease, in Challenges in Inflammatory Bowel Disease, Second Edition (eds D. P. Jewell, N. J. Mortensen, A. H. Steinhart, J. H. Pemberton and B. F. Warren), Blackwell Publishing Ltd, Malden, Massachusetts, USA. doi: 10.1002/9780470753170.ch20

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 14 JAN 2008
  2. Published Print: 1 JAN 2006

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9781405122344

Online ISBN: 9780470753170

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Keywords:

  • Crohn's disease;
  • morbidity;
  • perianal disease;
  • skin lesions;
  • mucous

Summary

This chapter contains section titled:

  • Introduction

  • Measurement of perianal Crohn's disease severity

  • Anal fissures, ulcers and haemorrhoids

  • Abscess and fistula

  • Treatment options for perianal abscess and fistula in Crohn's disease

  • Management of perianal abscess and fistula in Crohn's disease

  • Summary