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a chronic inflammation of the withers of a horse

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an abnormal passage leading from a suppurating cavity to the body surface


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The study entitled, "The Treatment with an Oral Spherical Adsorptive Carbon (AST-120) improves anal fistula, PDAI and CDAI scores - A Randomized Double-Blind Placebo-Controlled Trial" will be presented by Dr.
Gore & Associates (Gore) today announced that the US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has given the company 510(k) clearance to market the GORE BIO-A Fistula Plug, the next generation of anal fistula repair.
First European Studies on Fistula Repair with Cook Medical's Breakthrough Anal Fistula Plug Indicate High Healing Rate and Reduced Patient Trauma
Medicare Reimbursement for Cook Surgisis[R] AFP[TM] Anal Fistula Plug Procedures Means More Patients to Benefit
Further demonstrating its cutting-edge technologies, Cook introduced its small intestinal submucosa (SIS) technology, a biologically derived extracellular matrix used to treat everything from pelvic organ prolapse (Symphasis, a tissue graft implant) to urinary incontinence (Stratasis TF, tension-free slings) to fistulas (Surgisis AFP, anal fistula plug).
Company's Breakthrough Surgisis(R) AFP(TM) Anal Fistula Plug Brings Strong Growth as Physicians Turn to the Device for Fistula Repair and Crohn's Disease Patient Management
Harb's specializes in the diagnosis, treatment and management of colon and rectal cancer, inflammatory bowel disease (Crohn's disease and ulcerative colitis), as well as common problems such as hemorrhoids, anal fissures, and anal fistulas.
SAN DIEGO -- Lay-open fistulotomy is the preferred method for treating anal fistulas, but other options may be better if more than 30% of the sphincter muscle is involved, Dr.