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Anal Abscess Fistula Causes, Symptoms & Treatment
Most fistulas result from an anal abscess. A small number of fistulas may less frequently be caused by other processes such as Crohn's disease, sexually transmitted diseases, trauma, tuberculosis, cancer, or diverticulitis. What are the symptoms of an anal fistula?
Anal Fistula: Treatment, Procedure, Cost and Side Effects
If the doctor thinks you have an anal fistula, American Society of Colon and Rectal Surgeons: Abscess and Fistula Expanded Information. WebMD does not provide medical advice
Abscess and Fistula ASCRS
Anal fistula is the medical term for an infected tunnel that develops between the skin and the muscular opening at the end of the digestive tract (anus). Most anal fistulas are the result of an infection that starts in an anal gland.