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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...
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 ...
PRESS RELEASE Takeda and TiGenix Report New Data Highlighting Maintenance of Long-Term Remission of Complex Perianal Fistulas in Crohn's Disease Patients with Cx601 52-week results of the Phase 3 ...
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...
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...
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...
Ligation of the inter-sphincteric fistula tract (LIFT) has been proposed as a treatment of trans-sphincteric fistula in perianal Crohn's disease (CD).