What are the possible complications of perianal Crohn disease?

Updated: Jul 26, 2019
  • Author: Leyla J Ghazi, MD; Chief Editor: Praveen K Roy, MD, AGAF  more...
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Perianal Crohn disease presents a particularly difficult management challenge. Fissures, fistulae, and abscess may be multiple and recurrent, and repeat operations may lead to sphincter damage and incontinence.


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