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A suspension of allogeneic expanded adipose-derived stem cells is associated with the durable remission of complex perianal fistulas, 1-year data confirm. Medscape Medical News
In this report, a novel combination method of closing a large tracheocutaneous fistula is described. ePlasty, Open Access Journal of Plastic Surgery
A patient sued an obstetrician, the hospital, and midwife, alleging that the physician’s conduct amounted to malpractice and the midwife negligently failed to administer a test that would have r...
In patients undergoing distal pancreatectomy, wrapping the cut surface of the pancreas with a biodegradable mesh reduced the rate of clinically relevant pancreatic fistula, a small multicenter randomi...
Compared with relaparotomy, initial use of catheter drainage for severe pancreatic fistula was associated with better clinical outcomes and less mortality after pancreatoduodenectomy, researchers say....
Belgium-based biopharmaceutical company TiGenix has reported positive top-line week 104 results from the Phase III clinical trial (ADMIRE-CD) of Cx601 for the treatment of complex perianal fistulas in...
An uncommon but significantly burdensome sequela of therapy for prostate cancer is pubic bone osteomyelitis in association with a pubosymphyseal urinary fistula.
Toronto, Canada (PRWEB) March 22, 2017 Wash Tower Ltd. has released a series of six viral poo-related teaser videos in anticipation ...
Perianal disease, most commonly manifest as fistula or abscess formation, affects up to 40% of patients with Crohn's disease. Perianal Crohn's disease is disabling, associated with poor outcomes, and ...
The incidence of rectovaginal fistula in women with Crohn's disease has been reported to be 3-10 %. Although rectovaginal fistulas can be managed medically and surgically, they have high rates of rec...
This pictorial atlas provides a review of perianal fistulas with a brief description of the relevant anatomy, technique of imaging, and examples of various fistula types. Magnetic resonance imaging is...
Gallstone ileus is a rare cause of intestinal obstruction (1-4%). It results from the migration of a gallstone through a bilio-enteric fistula. Treatment begins with fluid therapy, followed by enterol...
Although perianal complications of Crohn's disease (CD) are commonly encountered in clinical practice, the epidemiology of perianal CD among populations of children is poorly understood. We sought to ...