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Rectal Fistula (Anal Fistula) Summary

Description: An abnormal anatomical passage connecting the RECTUM to the outside, with an orifice at the site of drainage.

Also Known As: Anal Fistula; Fistula, Rectal

Networked: 205 relevant articles (20 outcomes, 23 trials/studies) for this Disease

Key Drugs and Agents for Rectal Fistula

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Drugs and Important Biological Agents (IBA) related to treatments:
  1. alpha-Fetoproteins (AFP) : 6 outcomes 5 studies in 18 results : IBA
  2. Fibrin Tissue Adhesive (Fibrin Sealant) : 6 outcomes 3 studies in 26 results : IBA
  3. Hydrogen Peroxide (Hydroperoxide) : 1 outcome 1 study in 8 results : FDA 1 Generic
  4. AST 120 : 1 outcome 1 study in 1 result : IBA
  5. Sialic Acids : 1 outcome in 1 result : IBA
  6. Anti-Bacterial Agents (Antibiotics) : 1 outcome in 1 result : IBA
  7. Collagen : 4 studies in 12 results : IBA
  8. Fibrin : 2 studies in 3 results : IBA
  9. Adhesives (Glues) : 2 studies in 2 results : IBA
  10. Silver Nitrate : 1 study in 1 result : IBA
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Diseases Related to Rectal Fistula

  1. Fistula
  2. Crohn Disease (Crohn's Disease)
  3. Neoplasms (Cancer)
  4. Inflammatory Bowel Diseases (Inflammatory Bowel Disease)
  5. Fecal Incontinence
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Key Therapies for Rectal Fistula

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  1. Ligation : 5 outcomes 3 studies in 25 results
  2. Transplants (Transplant) : 1 outcome in 6 results
  3. Aftercare (After-Treatment) : 1 study in 1 result
  4. Colostomy : 8 results
  5. Sutures (Suture) : 6 results
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