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Conservative surgical correction of horseshoe abscess and fistula

Hanley, Patrick H. M.D.
Diseases of the Colon & Rectum: September-October 1965
doi: 10.1007/BF02627261
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Summary SummaryA conservative surgical procedure for complicated horseshoe abscess fistula-in-ano is presented. It minimizes the disadvantage associated with complete unroofing of these abscesses. The morbidity is low, anatomic deformity is minimal, and function is only slightly altered.

Read at the meeting of the American Proctologic Society, Minneapolis, Minnesota, June 14 to 16, 1965.

© The ASCRS 1965