Gastroenterology Book


Intersphincteric Abscess

Aka: Intersphincteric Abscess
  1. See Also
    1. Perirectal Abscess
  2. Pathophysiology
    1. Perirectal Abscess within anal spincter wall
  3. Signs
    1. Tender mass in rectal mucosa
  4. Management
    1. See Perirectal Abscess
    2. Surgical referral for drainage under Anesthesia
  5. Differential Diagnosis
    1. High Ischiorectal Abscess
    2. Pelvirectal Abscess
  6. References
    1. Marx (2002) Rosen's Emergency Medicine, p. 1952
    2. Roberts (1998) Procedures, Saunders, p. 649-51

Intersphincteric abscess (C0341384)

Concepts Disease or Syndrome (T047)
SnomedCT 235795007
English Intersphincteric abscess (diagnosis), abscess of connective tissue intersphincteric, Intersphincteric abscess, Intersphincteric abscess (disorder)
Spanish absceso interesfinteriano (trastorno), absceso interesfinteriano
Derived from the NIH UMLS (Unified Medical Language System)

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